Manitoba Office Updates

Getting to doctors appointments, going to school, to work, attending social engagments, picking up groceries and even going to the beach should all affordable and accessible.  Check out Ellen Smirl's...
December 7, 2018 | Manitoba Office
In Winnipeg, there is a need for more affordable housing, as 21 percent of households (64,065 households) are living in unaffordable housing--according to CMHC's definition of spending more than 30...
December 3, 2018 | Manitoba Office
Climate change; stagnant global economic growth; political polarization; growing inequality.  Our city finds itself dealing with all these issues, and more at once. The 2018 Alternative Municipal...
June 18, 2018 | Manitoba Office
Premier Pallister’s Trump-esque statement that budget 2018 was going to be the “best budget ever” has fallen a bit flat. Instead of a bold plan to deal with climate change, poverty and our crumbling...
March 14, 2018 | Manitoba Office
Community Economic Development in Manitoba - nudging capitalism out of the way?
January 29, 2018 | Manitoba Office
Cinameteque, Jan 23.  7:00 pm - Free event Film Trailer CCEDNET-MB, CCPA-MB, The Manitoba Research Alliance and Rebel Sky Media presents: The Inclusive Economy:  Stories of Community Economic...
January 16, 2018 | Manitoba Office
Winnipeg's community-based organizations are standing on shakey ground and confused about how to proceed with current provincial governement measurements.  Read the 2017 State of the Inner City...
January 3, 2018 | Manitoba Office
What does twelve years of community organizing look like for a North End Winnipeg neighbourhood?  Jessica Leigh survey's those years with the Dufferin community from a community development lens. ...
October 12, 2017 | Manitoba Office
Ellen Smirl researched the barriers experienced by low-income Manitobans when faced with trying to replace lost, stolen, or never aquired idenfication forms. Read full report here.  
October 10, 2017 | Manitoba Office
What does an average two-parent/two children family in Manitoba actually need to make in order to have a basic but decent life? Read 2016/17 Living Wage Report
June 29, 2017 | Manitoba Office
This winter, a 53 year old woman died overnight in minus 32 degrees temperatures, frozen to death on the streets of downtown Winnipeg. A new study from CCPA-MB renews calls to action to deal with...
March 13, 2017 | Manitoba Office
What happens when National attention to given to an emergency refugee issue?  New Report
January 31, 2017 | Manitoba Office
Report proves that proper supports for newcomers is transformative.  Read The IRCOM Model:  Housing and Wrap around Supports for Newcomers in Winnipeg.
November 22, 2016 | Manitoba Office
When thinking about the possible talks in Manitoba about privatization - and in particular liquor regulation, Greg Flanagan lays out the risks associated with privatization of liquor and why Manitoba...
October 11, 2016 | Manitoba Office
What's happening in Manitoba's northern economy?  The recent changes in Churchill and The Pas raise questions about how to proceed into the future with jobs in the North.  
October 11, 2016 | Manitoba Office