#Canada

  • Article: Canada Will Track Trump's Border Policy to See if Asylum Seekers Are Still Safe in the US
    Citizenship

    Canada Will Track Trump's Border Policy to See if Asylum Seekers Are Still Safe in the US

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 19, 2018

    Nearly 2,000 children have been separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border. Read more

  • Article: Child Poverty at Staggering Levels Across Canada, Report Shows
    Finance & Innovation

    Child Poverty at Staggering Levels Across Canada, Report Shows

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 18, 2018

    Overall, 17% of children aged 17 and under live in low-income households. Read more

  • Article: New Toronto Grocery Store Lets Its Customers Pay What They Can
    Food & Hunger

    New Toronto Grocery Store Lets Its Customers Pay What They Can

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 18, 2018

    Chef Jagger Gordon is tackling Canada’s food insecurity with a new kind of grocery store. Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Honouring This LGBTQ Rights Pioneer in an Important Video
    Citizenship

    Canada Is Honouring This LGBTQ Rights Pioneer in an Important Video

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 13, 2018

    Heritage Minutes are one-minute videos that illustrate important moments in Canadian history. Read more

  • Article: US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    “The facts are clear. Our oceans are a mess.” Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Committing $400 Million to Girls’ Education
    AdvocacyEducation

    Canada Is Committing $400 Million to Girls’ Education

    By Madge Thomas  and  Jackie Marchildon|June 10, 2018

    Trudeau announced G7 will support girls' education with $3.8B over three years. Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Soon Provide Low-Income Families With $10-Per-Month Internet
    Citizenship

    Canada Will Soon Provide Low-Income Families With $10-Per-Month Internet

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 8, 2018

    Access to the internet is becoming more and more important — especially in schools. Read more

  • Article: The UK Answers Malala's G7 Call to Get Girls Across the World Into Classrooms
    Education

    The UK Answers Malala's G7 Call to Get Girls Across the World Into Classrooms

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    Theresa May is pledging £187 million for girls' education. Read more