Author(s): Laura Pin, Leah Levac, Erin Rodenburg, Kelly Hat
Organization: University of Guelph
Publication Date: 2021
People living with poverty are experiencing the COVID-19 pandemic in complex and interconnected ways.This factsheet shares what people living with poverty have to say about how disrupted access to food, healthcare, social supports and other essentials have impacted their everyday lives during the pandemic.
Author(s): Julia Christensen, Colleen Davison, Leah Levac
Organization: Broadbent Institute
Publication Date: 2012
The Canadian North, which includes the Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Nunavik, Labrador, and Nunatsiavut, is a vast region rich in Indigenous cultures, pristine landscapes and waterways, natural resources, and increasingly diverse communities. It is also a region known for having the highest rates of chronic housing need in Canada. Across the North, where more than half the population is Inuit (including Inuvialuit), First Nations (includ...