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Citizens for Public Justice
An ecumenical voice for social and environmental justice in Canadian public policy. We focus on poverty in Canada, ecological justice, and refugee rights.
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Citizens for Public Justice 5h
A northwestern New Brunswick city council has declared a climate emergency, a move the mayor says is a call to action.
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Citizens for Public Justice 6h
Quebec immigration lawyers to take province to court over cancellation of 18,000 files.
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Catholic Teachers 8h
The campaign has drafted a letter to send to to Minister Jean-Yves Duclos, the MP responsible for Canada’s poverty reduction strategy. Click below to read the letter and add your name to the campaign👇
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CanadaWithoutPoverty 9h
is "pleased to see legislation of the poverty strategy move forward, but it needs stronger targets, accountability mechanisms & a goal of ending poverty. Our recs show how this can be done so the strategy can be implemented without delay.”
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Citizens for Public Justice 7h
Canada will not sign on to an amendment to an international treaty that could bar three dozen countries from shipping any kind of garbage, even recyclables, to the developing world.
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Citizens for Public Justice 7h
Citizens for Public Justice Lenten campaign puts carbon on hit list.
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Citizens for Public Justice 8h
PM joins hundreds at Halifax vigil for 7 children lost in house fire.
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Citizens for Public Justice 9h
Shrunken protest convoy leaves Ottawa after second day, enjoying Tory support.
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Citizens for Public Justice 10h
"Now is the moment to get it right by aiming to end poverty for everyone – something that is certainly achievable for such a wealthy country."
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Dennis Gruending 11h
A quote from Paul Dewar, former Ottawa MP, who died of cancer on Feb 6, 2019. . “Faith and politics are congruent and we have no option but to be politica.l”:
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Citizens for Public Justice 11h
A country that opened its arms to refugees is devastated by loss of seven Syrian children.
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Citizens for Public Justice 11h
Thanks for sharing Joe!
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Joe HenryKingsDofS 🇨🇦 14h
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Dignity for All Feb 20
Thank you to and for meeting with the and this week to discuss our open letter on strengthening the reduction strategy.
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Citizens for Public Justice Feb 20
Replying to @Gusseig
Thanks for sharing Gustavo!
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Gustavo Carvalho Feb 20
Great internship opportunity in Ottawa for those interested on environmental justice and advocacy at the federal level...
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Citizens for Public Justice Feb 20
Canada's energy regulator, the National Energy Board (NEB), has dismissed a legal motion requesting that it consider all climate change impacts in its latest review of the Trans Mountain pipeline and tanker expansion project.
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CanadaWithoutPoverty Feb 20
Did you miss our webinar on the Poverty Reduction Act & Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy yesterday featuring & CWP Board President ? Don't worry: you can still hear it on our education archive
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Citizens for Public Justice Feb 20
We are currently accepting applications for CPJ's Public Justice Internship Program.
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CanadaWithoutPoverty Feb 20
“As organizations and individuals that are working to end poverty in Canada, we believe that this legislation must be strengthened to ensure we meet the first Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) to by 2030." Read more:
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