As anyone who has worked in the non-profit sector knows, already over-stretched agencies are subject to complex reporting and grant application processes to multiple funders. But what exactly is the impact of these funding regimes on agency operations and potential?
A new report from the Canadian Council on Learning suggests that Canada’s low and stagnant rates of literacy are affecting Canadians in a number of ways, from exposing seniors to dangers because they can’t understand medical advice or safety instructions,
Last week the Canadian Council on Social Development released its Community Profiles Report, the first product of its Urban Poverty Project. If anyone had any lingering doubts about the extent of urban poverty,