Poverty and Social Assistance (Edmonton Social Planning Council)
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- 7Canada, Alberta
- 5Poverty--Government policy--Evaluation
- 9Edmonton Social Planning Council
- 3Kolkman, John
- 3Public Interest Alberta
- 2Ahorro, Joseph
- 2Parnell, Ted
- 1Alberta College of Social Workers
In May 1997 over two hundred poor people came together at the first Western Canada Poor People's Conference in Edmonton to discover the magnitude of the problem, its causes and consequences, and possible solutions. This three day event was designed to provide insights to the social and individual...
Consultation report on income security: final submission for the standing committee on human resources developmentDownload
Recommendations for income security reform put forward by the Children and Families Initiative.
Developing a comprehensive strategy to reduce if not eliminate poverty in Alberta.
Co-published by the Edmonton Social Planning Council, the Alberta College of Social Workers and Public Interest Alberta, \"In This Together : Ending Poverty in Alberta\" identifies the need for a province-wide poverty reduction strategy in Alberta. It also discusses how the Government of Alberta...