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Oct 30
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RT @joleneh340: "Clearly extreme poverty is an important underlying cause of the current Ebola epidemic" http://t.co/KZ5GWZ8Eun #endpoverty

		
Oct 30
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“If you think about how rich we are as a nation and how many resources we do have then that is not a number to be celebrated by any means,” Michèle Biss of CWP comments on the UNICEF Child Poverty report. READ:...
UNICEF is commending the Canadian government and its provincial counterparts after it found the country's overall child poverty rate decreased during the recession five years ago.
Fewer Children in Canada Living in Poverty Since Recession: UNICEF - The Epoch Times

		
Oct 30
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RT @DeniseD72: instead of "strategies" let's hear "solutions!" THAT's what politicians, governments are supposed to do. #EndPoverty

		
Oct 30
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World Wastes Enough Food to Feed Estimated Two Billion People, Says UN Report http://t.co/55MHUGRwmR

		
Oct 29
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"Bill C-43 clearly contravenes Canada’s international human right obligations":--@CWP_CSP http://t.co/VhYMLMG88w

		
Oct 29
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Bill C-43 would allow provinces to impose residency requirements for access to social assistance, hurting refugees http://t.co/uHqRBRogPv

		
Oct 29
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RT @joleneh340: "Clearly extreme poverty is an important underlying cause of the current Ebola epidemic" http://t.co/C2ZMyeqEvu #endpoverty

		
Oct 29
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New UNICEF report: Canada provided strong navigation in global recession, pulling 180,000 children out of poverty READ:...
TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - A new report released today by UNICEF puts a spotlight on how children in the world's 41 most affluent nations fared...
UNICEF Canada | New UNICEF report: Canada provided strong navigation in...

		
Oct 29
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Budget Bill Targets Refugees at their Most Vulnerable: http://t.co/UyAOimIhxR @CWP_CSP @campaign2000

		
Oct 29
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Great article by Kirsten Bernas of @CCEDNet_RCDEC about Stepping up the war on #poverty. READ: http://t.co/l1H3PBGmhO

		
Oct 29
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"Govts have a legal responsibility to make sure all people in Canada have access to basic needs"-- @CWP_CSP http://t.co/Dzio36q4X6 #Cdnpoli

		
Oct 28
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#Kenya Is Poised to End Maternal Deaths, Led by the First Lady: http://t.co/rRNkFT527p #MNCH #CanadaCares

		
Oct 28
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#Poverty strategy among items highlighted in Sask. throne speech: http://t.co/IxmNnrbkgn

		
Oct 28
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"Why Canadians need to get more aggressive with their retirement saving" READ: http://t.co/jjZwfffUZX

		
Oct 28
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“Bill C-43 clearly contravenes Canada’s international human right obligations. Governments have a legal responsibility to make sure all people in Canada have access to basic needs. This Bill not only restricts that access, it does so by targeting a...
Poverty is a violation of human rights. We work to address the structural causes of poverty by raising awareness, educating and inspiring others to...
Budget Bill Targets Refugees at their Most Vulnerable | Canada Without...

		
Oct 28
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Young People Use Gorgeous Instagram Pics To Show There's More To #Haiti Than #Poverty http://t.co/XT2UktqpK0

		
Oct 28
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Impact of empowering women in developing countries--strides towards ending maternals deaths: http://t.co/U6xSJYoN5i #MNCH

		
Oct 27
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Global youth employment: hope in a bleak landscape: http://t.co/dEZxJQheWX

		

THIS FRIDAY, Canadians across the country are sounding the trumpet and calling for a Federal Anti-Poverty Plan. Join them in asking the federal government for systemic change to eradicate poverty and hunger.

Canada has a hunger problem:

Right now, 57 million primary school-aged children around the world are not in school. Join Malala in calling on the Canadian Government to make a commitment to ensure every child has the right to attend school.

“Education is the best weapon we have to fight poverty, ignorance and terrorism.”
Malala Yousafzai