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Get to KNOW Poverty: The 2018 Poverty Studies Summer Institute

What are your plans this summer? Could they include professional and/or personal development?

The Poverty Studies Summer Institute is a chance to be part of an intimate learning community with peers – practitioners, people...

Cities Reducing Poverty Quarterly Policy Digest: May 2018

Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Cities Reducing Poverty Policy Digest. The Digest aims to provide you with timely poverty-related policy updates and resources from across Canada. 

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(Dis)ability and “Enough Already”

Since attending the recent asset-based community development (ABCD) event in Kitchener, I have begun to think that I may have gotten something about community development fundamentally wrong by thinking of the term...

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CASE STUDY | Social Innovation and Community Economic Development in Vancouver

CASE STUDY | Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside Community Economic Development Strategy proactively and innovatively leverages the neighbourhood’s talents, ambition, and assets. It supports residents to access a continuum of...

ARTICLE | When Vibrant Communities Have an Impact

ARTICLE | This article documents how Living SJ and the Saskatoon Poverty Reduction Partnership, two members of Vibrant Communities’ Cities Reducing Poverty network, have made the transition to a Collective Impact approach. ...

TOOL | Establishing Values and Principles for Working Together

TOOL | Most collective impact and collaborative efforts benefit from establishing a core set of values and principles for working together. The time spent upfront agreeing to a core set of values and principles can save time...

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Cities Reducing Poverty

Cities Reducing Poverty is a collective impact movement aimed at reducing poverty for 1 million Canadians through the efforts of local multi-sector roundtables and the alignment of poverty reduction strategies at the municipal, provincial and federal levels.

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Cities Deepening Community

Cities Deepening Community is dedicated to developing our collective understanding about the power of citizens and supporting programs, policies and practices that strengthen communities and neighbourhoods and mobilize citizen leadership to enhance social capital.

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