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

06/28/2018 - 00:03 776,000 children live in child care deserts in Canada: Report
06/26/2018 - 23:20 Au Canada, 776 000 enfants vivent dans un desert en matiere de services de garde, selon une nouvelle etude
06/25/2018 - 03:10 How much does it cost to raise a family in the Maritimes?
06/25/2018 - 03:02 Quest-ce que ca coute pour elever une famille dans les provinces Maritimes ?
06/25/2018 - 01:25 Pension investments fuel the climate change crisis, new report reveals
06/20/2018 - 12:47 Study Reveals $18.18 an Hour to be a Living Wage in Saint John
05/31/2018 - 09:07 CCPA calls on Auditor General to investigate stunning $1-billion annual increase in provincial natural gas-drilling subsidy program
05/28/2018 - 05:15 Fossil fuel companies broke numerous rules intended to protect threatened caribou, suppressed report shows
05/02/2018 - 12:53 CCPAs Seth Klein to step down as BC Director
04/25/2018 - 06:11 Soaring housing costs causing living wage to increase in Metro Vancouver
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