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Who are the ‘1 in 10’ Experiencing Poverty in Edmonton?

A Profile of Poverty in Edmonton (2019) was produced through a partnership betweenEdmonton Social Planning Council and EndPovertyEdmonton. The report provides community, support agencies and government an important...

Are You Prepared for an Emergency?

We are often told to be prepared for an emergency by having 72 hours worth of supplies on hand. Equally important is getting to know and build relationships with your neighbours.

In fact, these relationships are essential...

From Band-Aids to Bridges: Transforming Approaches to Good Food

In August, we heard from one of our Cities Reducing Poverty members, Jill Umbach, Planning Network Coordinator of the Bruce Grey Poverty Task Force along with Laura Needham, Dietitian and Chair of the Food Security Action...

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Tool | Developing Poverty Reduction Timelines

This tool provides a compilation of Cities Reducing Poverty members’ anticipated vs. actual timeframes for developing their community-wide poverty reduction strategies. Review the areas of work that tend to bubble up, gain...

WEBINAR | Scale Deep: Using a Feminist Approach to Shift Systems

Systems change practice offers new approaches to leadership and collaboration that help leaders address complexity in new ways. Feminist approaches to change offer approaches to analyzing power and centering the experiences...

CASE STUDY | Alberta Proves that, Yes We Can! Reduce Poverty

Alberta has experienced one of the most dramatic reductions in poverty on record. Over two years, poverty was reduced for more than 55,000 Albertans. The province’s child poverty rate dropped by 50%, from 10% to 5%, making...

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Cities Reducing Poverty

Cities Reducing Poverty is a network of 330 municipalities represented by 70+ regional partners working collaboratively to end poverty in their communities.  

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Cities Deepening Community

Cities Deepening Community is a network of 67 cities seeking to strengthen neighbourhoods and 25 cities developing community plans to grow citizen engagement, civic leadership and a sense of belonging. 

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