July 26, 2017
The Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy Consultation period has been extended until August 31st. If you haven’t already participated, visit http://esdc-consultations.canada.ca/poverty-reduction-strategy for online tools provided by the government. You can also directly email your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on what needs to be done to eradicate poverty, check out Campaign 2000’s comprehensive action plan. In it, we outline the policies and programs needed for Canada to make good on the commitment to reduce poverty. Take a look at the summary infographic, including targets and timelines to track success, and read our full submission in English or French.
Please spread the word within your networks and ensure you participate by August 31st. It’s not too late to ensure your concerns, ideas and recommendations are heard in the development of Canada’s first Poverty Reduction Strategy!