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Project: Increasing Women's Involvement as Decision-Makers in
Community Based Organizations - Gender Based Analysis Report. By Louise Griep, Alberta Network of Immigrant Women. 2012
This report was completed as
Phase I of the Alberta Network of Immigrant Women (ANIW) Blueprint Project,
funded by the Status of Women Canada. It examines the involvement of immigrant
and/or racialized women (IRW) in volunteer and decision-making positions with
community-based organizations. Overall, the GBA concluded that while many IRW
participate in volunteer roles in community-based organizations, this diversity
is not represented in organizations' decision-making board membership.
A Place to Call Home: Edmonton's 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness- Year 4 Update report. Published by the Edmonton Homeless Commission. 2013.
This report is a summary of progress that has been made in implementing Edmonton's 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness.
Poverty trends scorecard : fact sheet series : income, wealth, and inequality. Published by Citizens for Public Justice. 2013
This series of fact sheets, which were
published by the Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ), describe income inequality
and factors that influence this growing trend in Canada. Specifically, the CPJ
compares the changes in individual incomes, debts and household financial
situations of the recessionary and recovery periods between 1981 and 2011.
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