In 2007, only 3.4% of these children lived in poverty.
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still has one of the highest poverty rates in Canada
Based on the recommendations of the Working Group, the Government of Nova Scotia released on April 3, 2009 its Poverty Reduction Strategy entitled Preventing Poverty, Promoting Prosperity.
BC is one of the last provinces without a Poverty Reduction Plan. 5.
The Strategy puts forward a framework for tackling the needs of persons living in and at risk of falling into poverty, while promoting prosperity for the province.
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but not for the reasons he offers
minister slams own government on poverty issues
Social Development Minister Kelly Lamrock proposes changes
October 8, 2009
The New Brunswick government came under intense criticism for its handling of poverty issues Thursday, but not from the Opposition.
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It is the final in a series of forums held across New Brunswick during the past year to help develop a strategy to reduce poverty and drive social change.