Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives ( CCPA )


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The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives is an independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social, economic and environmental justice. Founded in 1980, the CCPA is one of Canada’s leading progressive voices in public policy debates.

We have a National Office in Ottawa, and provincial offices in British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, and Nova Scotia.

CCPA press release, blog etc

04/19/2018 - 16:47 BC government decision to continue excluding farm workers from minimum wage protection very disappointing
04/16/2018 - 08:17 Mobility pricing in Metro Vancouver must be fair for drivers and public transit commuters, says new report
04/13/2018 - 15:02 Media advisory: Public policy experts available to comment on Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion
03/26/2018 - 08:48 Scientific review of fracking falls well short of what is needed: full public inquiry required, groups say
03/26/2018 - 06:34 Time for a course correction in Ontario school funding: report
02/27/2018 - 16:11 Important steps taken but Budget 2018 keeps Canadians waiting for the big investments required to build an inclusive economy
02/22/2018 - 09:08 Progressive tax code, smart investments will lift close to a million out of poverty and curb inequality: think tank
02/22/2018 - 08:12 Une politique fiscale progressiste et des investissements judicieux pourront sortir pres dun million de personnes de la pauvrete et resorber certaines inegalites : selon institut de recherches
02/20/2018 - 15:42 Budget 2018: Major investments in child care and affordable housing welcome
02/05/2018 - 22:51 Over half of all Ontario post-secondary workers show signs of job precarity: Report
01/25/2018 - 12:25 Report reveals regions with highest share of fossil fuel workers by province; just transition plan needed
01/22/2018 - 12:09 Dramatic change to regional-based forestry needed to best serve British Columbians and forest-dependent communities, says new report
01/16/2018 - 11:04 NAFTA lawsuits cost Canada almost $100 million more than previously estimated: report
01/01/2018 - 23:09 Remuneration record des PDG - maintenant 209 fois superieure a celle du travailleur moyen
01/01/2018 - 21:20 Record-breaking CEO pay now 209 times more than average worker
12/14/2017 - 06:18 Suppressed report shows hundreds of BCs fracked gas wells may leak methane, underscores need for public inquiry
12/12/2017 - 21:52 Poverty solutions must address racial, gender and neighborhood inequities in HRM-new report on child and family poverty
12/11/2017 - 21:46 Study reveals highest and lowest child care fees in Canadian cities in 2017