A sample of recent media coverage featuring Campaign 2000 partners and our work.

2019 Highlights

Goal set in Manitoba’s new poverty reduction plan already nearly met

Winnipeg Free Press, March 4, 2019

2018 Highlights

For families living in poverty, coping during the holiday season can be the most difficult time of the year

Canadian Living (magazine), Nov. 9, 2018

Child care called key to ending child poverty

Toronto Star – November 20, 2018

Bolder action needed to reduce child poverty, Campaign 2000 report card 2018

CTV News, November 20, 2018

BC child poverty figures remain bad ut report sounds note of optimism

Vancouver Sun, Nov. 20, 2018

Child poverty rate report card released by Human Development Council, New Brunswick

Country94 News, NB, Nov. 20, 2018

Action Needed on Child Poverty: Report Card

The National Post, reprinted from a Canadian Press news story, Nov. 20, 2018

Single-mother households at much higher risk of child poverty, report says

Star Edmonton, Nov. 20, 2018

Sask. child poverty rates still among highest in Canada: report

CBC News, Regina, Nov. 22, 2018

Poverty reduction on P.E.I. still too little, says advocate

The Guardian, Nov. 29, 2018

Les enfants pauvres toujours très nombreux au Canada

Radio Canada International, Publié le vendredi 19 octobre 2018

The Ties That Bind: Four Case Studies of Issue-Based Networks

The Philanthropist, Oct. 1, 2018

Here’s just how much poverty can hold kids back

Local Love, your guide to living well and doing good, Sept. 6, 2018

Liberals vow to lift 2 million Canadians out of poverty by 2030, with no new spending

CBC News Online, August 21, 2018

Liberals unveil poverty plan

The Canadian Press (The London Free Press), Aug. 21, 2018

Commentary on Federal poverty strategy

CBC Radio – Syndicate (interviews coast to coast), Aug. 2018

Leaders Who Truly Support #MeToo Should Prove It At Budget Time

The Huffington Post Op Ed, Feb. 9, 2018

Child poverty linked to discrimination, systemic inequality, study suggests

The Toronto Star, June 18, 2018

Portrait of child poverty shows Montreal ridings among the worst in Canada

Montreal Gazette, June 18, 2018

La pauvreté infantile au Canada, un constat accablant

Radio Canada French interview with a Campaign 2000 French spokesperson, June 18, 2018

A look at child poverty rates in MPs ridings

St. Catharines Standard, based on the Canadian Press news story, June 18, 2018

La pauvreté infantile est endémique dans les groupes minoritaires du Canada

Radio Canada International French, June 18, 2018

2017 Media Highlights

Liberal government urged to be more aggressive in tackling poverty

The Globe and Mail, Nov. 21, 2017

Ontario urged to make ending child poverty an election issue

The Toronto Star, Nov. 21, 2017

New housing strategy could cut into child poverty rates, groups say

The Canadian Press, Nov. 21, 2017

Coalition demands plan for child poverty

Winnipeg Free Press, Nov. 21, 2017

Family poverty rates higher in Indigenous, African-Nova Scotian communities

CBC News, Nov. 21, 2017

1 in 4 Sask. children live in poverty: report

Regina Leader-Post, Nov. 21, 2017

Manitoba gets failing grade for ‘nightmare’ rates of child poverty

CBC News, Nov. 21, 2017

Anti-poverty groups push Trudeau government to boost child benefit

Toronto Star covered the Canadian Press story, June 12, 2017

Groups push Liberals to boost child benefit to aggressively cut poverty rates

Winnipeg Free Press, June 12, 2017

CBC Radio syndicate, featuring Campaign 2000 media spokespeople on talk shows from Halifax, Sudbury, Cape Breton, Toronto, Charlottetown, to Vancouver and other cities, June 12, 2017

Federal Advocates, for the Childre
Toronto Star editorial, published on Feb. 24, 2017

2016 Highlights

Sobering child poverty stats inspire call for renewed action

Toronto Star, Nov. 24, 2016

Anti poverty groups call on Liberals to make immediate changes to child benefit

The Canadian Press and CTV News, Nov. 24, 2016

Pauvreté infantile : les efforts sont encore insuffisants selon un rapport

French CBC -ICI Radio Canada coverage, Nov. 24, 2016

Ontario urged to champion child care on national stage
Toronto Star – January 26, 2016
By: Laurie Monsebraaten

Weekend Focus: One in 3 Cape Breton children lives in poverty
The Chronicle Herald – November 28, 2015
By: Andrew Rankin

Child poverty rates in P.E.I. take a jump
CBC News – November 25, 2015

High hopes for federal action to end child poverty
Toronto Star – November 24, 2015
By: Laurie Monsebraaten

One in three Manitoba children living in poverty: report
CTV News – November 24, 2015
By: Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press

Child poverty widespread in Toronto-area ridings
Toronto Star – October 7 2015
By: Laurie Monsebraaten

Churchill riding has Canada’s highest child poverty rate
Winnipeg Sun – October 8, 2015

Child poverty remains high in Cape Breton
Cape Breton Post – October 9, 2015
By: Nancy King

How Many Poor Kids Live in Your Riding?
The Tyee – October 9, 2015
By: Katie Hyslop

Anti-poverty group and allies highlight broken poverty promises by all levels of government
Rabble.ca – September 21, 2015
By Krystalline Kraus