New publication making the case for a guaranteed annual income in Canada to reduce food insecurity and improve health

A Solution for Poverty
The School of Public Policy, University of Calgary
Lynn McIntyre outlines the findings of a report that examines whether offering guaranteed income to more… [Video]

How a guaranteed annual income could put food banks out of business
Emerya JCH, Fleisch VC, McIntyre L.
SPP Research Papers 2013; 6(37):1-20.
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New poverty reduction strategy calls for guaranteed income for more than just seniors
The School of Public Policy, University of Calgary
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Two new publications examining responses to food insecurity from a study of low-income families in Toronto

Perspectives on Community Gardens, Community Kitchens and the Good Food Box Program in a Community-based Sample of Low-income Families
Loopstra R, Tarasuk V.
Canadian Journal of Public Health 2013;104(1):e55-e59.
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The Relationship between Food Banks and Household Food Insecurity among Low-Income Toronto Families
Loopstra R, Tarasuk V.
Canadian Public Policy 2012;38(4):497-514.
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