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Poverty Elimination Working Group

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Curious as well how various stakeholders feel about the report and / or progress on it.

Short term goal results are due by end of fiscal 08/09.

It's great we have this, and more governments are adopting such strategies, but if no one holds them accountable for results - nothing will happen.

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Posts in Poverty Elimination

March 21, 2012 • Halifax Media Co-op

Smoke 'Em if You Got 'Em

A proposed by-law reveals tension between the desires for public health and a welcoming community

» Story: by Philip Girvan

March 4, 2012 • Halifax Media Co-op

Recognizing Our Interests: A Wider Perspective on the HRM Transit Strike

» Blog: posted by bsichel

January 22, 2012 • Halifax Media Co-op

Microfinance: Small-scale Neoliberalism?

Controversial guest speaker at Saint Mary's says small loans to entrepreneurs in the developing world do more harm than good

» Story: by Ben Sichel

January 7, 2010 • Halifax Media Co-op

Volunteers Provide What Government Won't

Shelters are not housing, say poverty advocates

April 23, 2009 • Halifax Media Co-op

FIRST! Make Poverty History Social in Halifax

» Blog: posted by winnie

April 18, 2009 • Halifax Media Co-op

What's the latest on Canada's Mental Health Commission?

» Blog: posted by winnie

April 16, 2009 • Halifax Media Co-op

NS Poverty Strategy Gov't Release

» Blog: posted by winnie

April 16, 2009 • Halifax Media Co-op

General Update from Campaign 2000 (Coalition to End Poverty in Canada)

» Blog: posted by winnie

April 16, 2009 • Halifax Media Co-op

NS Poverty Reduction Strategy Lacks Help for those in Greatest Need, says local group

» Blog: posted by winnie

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