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පරිස්සමට පොරොන්දුවක් - Parissamata Poronduwak

Fulfilling a timely need, a road safety awareness program in collaboration with Sri Lanka Police was successfully completed today in Ratmalana. The program “පරිස්සමට පොරොන්දුවක්” was launched by… 47 more words

Right to Basic Social Services

*This is an excerpt from PKKK’s Rural Women Status Report on CEDAW 2011.

Women experience hunger differently from men.  Most of the times rural women prioritize male members of the family and children when there is little or not enough food.  845 more words

Rural Women Status Report On CEDAW 2011

Province sets aside $300 million of just-in-case money

For the first time in the history of the Saskatchewan Party government, there is a contingency fund built into the budget.

The 2017-18 budget, released last Wednesday, shows the province is setting aside $300 million in just-in-case money. 567 more words


Social Supports Work

If you never need to make use of the services provided in your community for financial assistance, mental health counselling, employment coaching, childcare, subsidized housing etc. 894 more words

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Sask. anti-poverty advocates concerned about social services changes

The Ministry of Social Services is seeing its biggest budget ever, but some people say it’s still not enough.

The budget went up by $73 million to $1.125 billion dollars, an increase of nearly seven per cent. 581 more words


Saskatchewan's Budget 2017: The Good, the Bad...Actually Let's Just Say It's a Bloodbath

I wanted to title this post ‘Saskatchewan Budget 2017: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly’, but it didn’t work out, because there’s nothing good about it. 3,290 more words

Saskatchewan Politics

Great Expectations.

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.” 517 more words