Tuesday, Oct 27 2020
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Blog/News

New Stats for Poverty in London

New Stats for Poverty in London

Infographics researched and created by the LPRC @ King's for public use and information.

A Developing Dispute in SoHo

A Developing Dispute in SoHo

SoHo VP breaks ranks on apartment towers

Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals

Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals

17 goals to transform our world.

Getting Left Behind

Getting Left Behind

Who gained and who didn't in an improving labour market.

Homelessness: What's in a Word?

Homelessness: What's in a Word?

Changing the Conversation: Stigma in the word "Homelessness"

An Innovative Partnership for London

An Innovative Partnership for London

Tricar snaps up vacant Old East lot for non-profit that plans affordable housing

If Canada wants to help the poor, it needs a new way to measure poverty

If Canada wants to help the poor, it needs a new way to measure poverty

It’s time the federal government established an official poverty line – a dollar amount of income below which a person or family would be deemed to be “poor.”

The Next Generation of Housing in Canada

The Next Generation of Housing in Canada

The Affordable Housing Innovation Fund will be instrumental in creating the next generation of housing in Canada. 

The Time For Tinkering Is Over

The Time For Tinkering Is Over

The reality is that neither the Left, the Right, nor the Centre presently has the solutions that can tackle our deepest challenges and we’d best come to terms with it.

Overview of Mid-Sized Cities Researcher + Practitioner Roundtable

Overview of Mid-Sized Cities Researcher + Practitioner Roundtable

The LPRC was pleased to be a part of the 2018 Mid-Sized Cities Researcher + Practitioner Roundtable, organized by Evergreen on May 16.

Spotlight on the LPRC

Spotlight on the LPRC

Check out the interview of the LPRC's Coordinator Michael Courey as he talks about poverty reduction and our cotenant space at Innovation Works.

Letter of Support for Safe Consumption Facilities in London, Ontario

Letter of Support for Safe Consumption Facilities in London, Ontario

The London Poverty Research Centre supports the proposed Supervised Consumption Facilities in London, Ontario.

The Reality of Precarious Work for Young Adults

The Reality of Precarious Work for Young Adults

Infographics prepared by the LPRC at King's on Precarious Work in Young Adults.

Think global, act local. Think local, act global.

Think global, act local. Think local, act global.

Think global, act local - think local, act global.

Mid-Sized Cities Event Series

Mid-Sized Cities Event Series

May 15 - 16 for a series of free events from walking tours, to a public event to a research & practitioner table about the change happening in Canada’s cities, especially our mid-sized ones.

The Spectrum of Precarious Employment - Event Recap

The Spectrum of Precarious Employment - Event Recap

Highlights from the conversation.

The Future of Work: Poverty Reduction in London, Conference Recap

The Future of Work: Poverty Reduction in London, Conference Recap

Overview of LPRC Conference on The Future of Work.

Pearson: An ennobling struggle to build a life of purpose, hope

Pearson: An ennobling struggle to build a life of purpose, hope

A lot has been said, written, sung, painted and even preached on the subjects of poverty, mental illness, addictions and homelessness in London during the past few years. 

Debating Ontario's Minimum Wage Increase: Part II

Debating Ontario's Minimum Wage Increase: Part II

As we continue the conversation around minimum wage in Ontario, finding solutions that go deeper than surface level is challenging.

Debating Ontario's Minimum Wage Increase: Part I

Debating Ontario's Minimum Wage Increase: Part I

This month, the Ontario government announced that the province’s minimum wage will be raised to $15 per hour by 2019.