#Canada

  • Article: Canadian Province Set to Launch Measles Vaccine 'Catch-Up' Program in Schools
    Health

    Canadian Province Set to Launch Measles Vaccine 'Catch-Up' Program in Schools

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 22, 2019

    Canada officially eliminated the measles in 1998, but BC is currently experiencing an outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Announced Additional Funding for International Aid
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    Canada Just Announced Additional Funding for International Aid

    By Jonah Kanter|March 20, 2019

    Global Citizen calls for action to ensure #SheIsEqual. Read more

  • Article: Canada Says It's Reached Record-Low Poverty. Experts Say There's More to the Story.
    Citizenship

    Canada Says It's Reached Record-Low Poverty. Experts Say There's More to the Story.

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 13, 2019

    An outdated measurement of poverty could be skewing the data. Read more

  • Article: Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More
    Girls & Women

    Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|March 6, 2019

    It’s toy company Mattel’s largest lineup of global female role models. Read more

  • Article: Unvaccinated Teens in Vancouver Are Secretly Asking Doctors For Measles Vaccines
    Health

    Unvaccinated Teens in Vancouver Are Secretly Asking Doctors For Measles Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 20, 2019

    A measles outbreak has been reported in BC. Read more

  • Article: Measles Case Confirmed in Canada Amid US Outbreak
    Health

    Measles Case Confirmed in Canada Amid US Outbreak

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 6, 2019

    The WHO has warned cases could rise due to anti-vaccine movement. Read more

  • Article: Canada Pledges $53 Million to Aid Crisis-Stricken Venezuela
    Citizenship

    Canada Pledges $53 Million to Aid Crisis-Stricken Venezuela

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    Since 2015, more than 3 million people have fled the country. Read more

  • Article: A Woman or Girl Is Killed in Canada Every 2.5 Days: Report
    Girls & Women

    A Woman or Girl Is Killed in Canada Every 2.5 Days: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 31, 2019

    It found 148 women and girls were killed by violence in 2018. Read more