Manitoba Research Alliance Updates

Getting to doctors appointments, going to school, to work, attending social engagements, picking up groceries and even going to the beach should all affordable and accessible.  Check out Ellen Smirl'...
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
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
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
Jess Klassen recently completed a report on the WestEnd Commons - a Winnipeg inner-city social housing initiative of note:  Social Housing with Supports:  The case of WestEnd Commons
July 13, 2016 | Manitoba Office
A new report from the Errol Black Chair in Labour issues examines how investing in Social Enterprises can reduce green house gases. Read full report.
January 13, 2016 | Manitoba Office
The State of the Inner City Report 2015 - Drawing on our strengths highlights the gains and the persistent issues that keep the community working for change.  See our Fast Facts for a brief summary...
December 15, 2015 | Manitoba Office
Crime rates in Canada have been steadily declining for more than a decade, yet prison populations have been increasing in recent years. Commentators have attributed this disconnection between...
September 30, 2015 | Manitoba Office
Lynne Fernandez walks us through the reasons why a Living Wage makes way more sense over the minimum wage as an employment standard.  
February 4, 2015 | Manitoba Office
In addition to the usual challenges of finding affordable, good quality housing that meets their needs, many low-income tenants have trouble maintaining their housing, often because their rents...
August 3, 2012 | Manitoba Office
CCPA-Manitoba has launched a blog, aptly named POLICY FIX.  Check it out at www.policyfix.ca.
July 12, 2011 | Manitoba Office