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This policy backgrounder provides an overview of how provincial and territorial governments have decided to treat receipt of the Canada Emergency Response Benefit.
Christine Yip shares her five good ideas about how you can maintain morale while managing a remote team.
Maytree's policy responses to COVID-19, submission to the Government of Ontario regarding a provincial poverty reduction strategy, and more.
The pursuit of a dignified, simple, and adequate social safety net in response to COVID-19 requires building and strengthening public services, systems, and income supports at the same time. We may risk too much if we focus on a single solution at the expense of everything else.
The Journey to Jazz and Human Rights, produced by Jazz.FM91 and funded by Maytree, has won the top prize in the category recognizing excellence among human rights-focused documentaries.
COVID-19 has made the challenge of making ends meet much greater for those already in poverty. This includes the 75,000 workers in Ontario who receive social assistance.