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YORD's approach in promoting economic development in rural communities

Youth for Rural Development (YORD) is a registered not-for-profit nongovernmental organization (NGO) incorporated under the Companies Act, 1962 (Act 179) of the Ghana constitution. The organization’s office is located opposite the Methodist Church building at Jukwa in the Hemang Lower Denkyira District of the Central Region of Ghana. 250 more words

Business Management

Employment Precarity in Ontario and the Living Wage

Cayla Baarda

This past October, labour union Unifor hosted a ‘Good Jobs Summit’ in Toronto highlighting the need to develop practical public policy responses to the ongoing problem of creating good jobs. 937 more words

Public Policy

Thoughts on London's Economy

The newly released government of Ontario Poverty Reduction Strategy is indeed good news for breaking the cycle of poverty. In addition to child and youth education and training programs, it also includes the recognition that stable housing is a basic requirement for social inclusion. 274 more words