Reduced poverty = better health for all: 2010 report card on child and family poverty in Canada: 1989 – 2010

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English
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Campaign 2000
Publication Date: 
2010
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Report cards on child and family poverty stating,Canada’s economic recovery hinges on federal leadership to pull recession victims out of the poor house and prevent Canadians from plunging into deeper poverty.” Compares most recent child and family poverty rate compared to 21 years ago, when Parliament unanimously resolved to end child poverty by 2000, and finds that 610,000 children (2008 LICO after-tax) and their families lived in poverty even before the recession hit.

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Available online.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN: 1-894250-63-X
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Contains bibliographical references.