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Ontario Pre-Budget 2018

February 13, 2018

Child and family poverty continues to be a serious problem in Ontario and it is imperative that the 2018 Ontario budget provide sufficient and sustainable funding in a variety of key areas to end poverty. The most recent Taxfiler data show 17.2% of children under the age of 18, and 18.8% of children under the… Continue reading

Op Ed: #MeToo and Gender Budgeting

February 9, 2018

In a newly published Op Ed, Campaign 2000 and partners write about how sitting politicians’ responses to sexual misconduct allegations must move beyond shock and disgust. We call for them to use their power to take concrete action through gender responsive budgeting and investments in services for women, girls and LGTBTQ people in low income.… Continue reading

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Feb 14, 2018 - Implementing a pharmacare program is an essential component in supporting children and families healthcare needs ac… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Feb 14, 2018 - Refugee claimants challenge federal government over denial of child benefit thestar.com/news/immigrati… via @torontostar #childpoverty #cdnpoli


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