Laura Neidhart

Laura Neidhart

Statement on ESDC Announcement

Maple leaf

Today, the Government of Canada announced it had met its target of reducing poverty in Canada by 20% by 2020 three years early, based on the income data released today by Statistics Canada.

Davos, income inequality, and change in Canada

A drop hitting water.

Last week, as celebrities, world leaders, cabinet ministers, and industry billionaires met in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum, Oxfam released its annual report on growing global inequality. The contrast is stark, as Oxfam’s report highlights how those with…