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Vibrant Communities Canada is a Tamarack Institute Practice Area that will bring together 100 cities who are creating comprehensive poverty reduction strategies
As one of Tamarack Institute's two issue-based Practice Areas, we seek to engage the five Idea Areas on a deeper level. In both Vibrant Communities and Deepening Community we convene and host online learning communities where people who are working within that field can gather, learn and share with each other.
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Deepening Community, by visiting the website - http://deepeningcommunity.ca
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Launched in March 2014, the End Poverty Edmonton task force’s goal engaged a diverse group of community leaders who were involved in forming both the End Poverty Edmonton strategy and its 5-year roadmap implementation plan. The development of these two documents involved extensive broad-based community engagement with Edmontonians, and culminated in the information that informed the content of these two documents. Following the approval of the roadmap by city council on May 24th, 2016, a transition team was established to foster the development of the inaugural community tables. These five...
Living SJ is about working differently together in the Saint John area. It’s about applying an approach to mobilizing action around our community priorities. This includes: developing a common agenda – agreeing on what we can do together differently; measurements – knowing the difference we are making with our actions; communication – sharing information; broad stakeholder involvement – contributing differently to the solutions; and a centralized structure to keep the momentum going – supporting our work, the sharing of information and our results.
This approach highlights...
Pathway to Potential is a community-based collaborative strategy for reducing poverty and ensuring social and economic well-being for the residents of Windsor and Essex County. We believe poverty results from barriers to social and economic resources that prevent well-being and access to opportunities in the community.
The Poverty Action Partnership of Haldimand and Norfolk exists to find solutions to poverty by raising awareness, reducing stigma, mobilizing and strengthening our community to take action. Our priority areas are: raising awareness, reducing stigma around poverty, mobilizing and strengthening community to take action, financial literacy, and food security.
The Comprehensive Approach to Poverty Reduction (CAPR) has been developed to maximize the Region's collective impact on poverty reduction. The CAPR: starts "at home" by identifying actions the Corporation can undertake to effect change or make improvements within existing programs in our direct control/sphere of influence; maximizes our corporate-wide impact on poverty by enabling all departments to provide a coordinated response to poverty; provides opportunities to avoid duplication and identify efficiencies to maximize the Region's impact on poverty; and lays the foundation for...