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Vibrant Communities

A Game Changer Approach to Poverty Reduction Strategy and Evaluation

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities, Cities Reducing Poverty

Too often evaluation is a mysterious noise. We can’t discern a beat we can tap our feet to. The melody we seek is elusive. From a poverty...

The Fight for Decent Work: Tackling Low Wages, Precarious Work, and Poverty

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

2017 is the year where labour laws in Ontario will change. Through the government's Changing Workplaces Review, twenty-five years after their last...

Sometimes to Hear the Music you Have to Turn Down the Noise | A Game-Changer Approach to Poverty Reduction Strategy and Evaluation

Evaluating Community Impact, Publications, Mark Holmgren, Vibrant Communities

From a poverty reduction perspective, we are inundated with the voices of our clients, our funders and donors, our colleagues, governments at all...

Advocating for Poverty Reduction the “Rights” Way

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities, Poverty Reduction, Human Rights, Cities Reducing Poverty

In this webinar, Michèle Biss, Legal Education and Outreach Coordinator for Canada Without Poverty (CWP), Stephen Portman, Advocacy Lead for...

Resilience and Money

Deepening Community, Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Milton Friesen interviews Brian Dijkema as they discuss the often muted perspectives into the social dimensions of payday loans and explore the...

Canada Learning Bond: Investing in Education and Beyond

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Joe March provides some valuable information about the Canada Learning Bond, and the excellent educational opportunities it offers to Canada's...

Making History: Cambridge Adopts a Living Wage

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Alan Broadbent, Doug Craig, and Pam Wolf talk about the importance of implementing a living wage in municipalities across Canada. With the...

Disrupt Cities

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Ben Hecht and Mark Holmgren discuss how to build cities in a way that will achieve better results for low income residents, and how the innovation...

Poverty and Transportation in New Brunswick

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Joanna Brown, Alex Henderson, and Janice Dunbar, as they explore successful community solutions to rural transportation issues in New Brunswick,...

Cities Reducing Poverty: Common Evaluation Method

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Mark Cabaj and Kirsti Battista take us through the history of Cities Reducing Poverty evaluation, the Sustainable Livelihoods Framework, Community...

Shared Evaluation Method

Webinars & Videos, Evaluation, Vibrant Communities

Mark Cabaj explores Vibrant Communities' revised shared evaluation framework and provide more information about how you can use it to your...

Getting to Impact: Planning for Poverty Reduction

Webinars & Videos, Vibrant Communities

Adam Vasey and Lucenia Ortiz share the priorities, process, progress and learning moments of creating and implementing their poverty reduction...

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