Cities Connect - July 2017

Submitted by Natasha Pei on July 22, 2017 - 12:00am

In July's edition of Cities Connect, you will find resources for meaningfully including people with lived experience in poverty reduction work, recommendations from Vibrant Communities Canada and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities on how we must end poverty together, a new tool for developing collective impact strategies, an overview of how we measure poverty in Canada, and more. 

  • Meaningfully Engaging Context Experts - How we move away from tokenistic engagement towards meaningfully engaging various sectors around the table. 
  • Guides for Engaging People with Lived Experience - Three resources from Cities Reducing Poverty members, on meaningfully including people with lived experience at the poverty reduction roundtable. 
  • 12 Things that Must Happen in a Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy - FCM starts with affordable housing as the foundation for strong communities and the key to poverty reduction.
  • New event announcements
  • ... and more!

Access this month's Cities Connect here 

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