The Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities (the HUMA Committee) has released its final report “Federal Poverty Reduction Plan: Working in Partnership Towards Reducing Poverty in Canada”. http://www2.parl.gc.ca/Content/HOC/Committee/403/HUMA/Reports/RP4770921/403_HUMA_Rpt07_PDF/403_HUMA_Rpt07-e.pdf
Food Banks Canada reports highest level of food banks use on record. Recommendations include a call for a national poverty prevention and reduction strategy. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/food-banks-canada/hungercount-study
See “Making Saskatchewan Poverty Free” in the November 2010 issue.
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