Laboratory highlights

Reconciliation Lives Here: State of the Inner City Report 2016

This year’s State of the Inner City Report tackles arguably the most important issue of our time: healing and reconciling Canada’s relationship with Indigenous peoples. A year and a half after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) 94 Calls to Action were released, this research documents community-based efforts in the inner city to implement these recommendations and break cycles of racism and colonization. Authors: Niigaan Sinclair, Tamara Margaret Dicks, Timothy Maton. To see the report, click here.

Manitoba government announces more supports for employment-focused social enterprises

Here you can find and article writte by Darcy Penner on social enterprises in Manitoba. The Manitoba government has committed to supporting employment-focused social enterprises through the development of a $10 M loan fund, as well as developing a government-wide social impact procurement strategy. To see the article, click here.

Fast Facts: Fight food insecurity with income

Here you can find an article written by Molly McCracken, the director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Manitoba, related to food security and the experience of "Food Matters", also presented in KIP Pavilion "Attractive Territories for a Sustainable World" in EXPO Milan 2015. To see the article, click here.

Poverty in Winnipeg’s Inner City. A CCPA Report

This year’s State of the Inner City Report by CCPA-Manitoba, launched in December at Circle of Life Thunderbird House, shows that gains have been made in poverty rates in the past 15 years in the poorest neighbourhoods of Winnipeg ... more

New connections through the International Laboratory on Urban Development and Poverty Reduction in Winnipeg

In Winnipeg, the Canadian Community Economic Development Network (CCEDNet) – Manitoba and Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba, both part of the Laboratory, are starting a partnership ... more

Winnipeg Study Tour

Between October 21-25th, 2013, visitors from Albania, El Salvador, Italy and Mexico and students from the University of Manitoba’s Asper Business School Master in Business Administration explored ... more

The View From Here 2015

Given that the policy landscape has changed since 2009, and that the province will be required by legislation to update its strategy in 2017, community advocates believe that now is the time to renew "The View from Here 2009". The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives ... more

Innovative Practices of Inclusive Urban Development: Winnipeg and the World

Selkirk Avenue in Winnipeg, Manitoba (Canada) is becoming an intergenerational education hub in one of the poorest communities in Canada - a "North End Campus" - that provides opportunities for individuals ... more

Fast Facts: World Urban Forum 7 – Policy Lessons from Colombia

Take a look at this article of the CCPA Manitoba blog entitled "Fast Facts: World Urban Forum 7 – Policy Lessons from Colombia" on the experience and the contribution of the KIP International School at the World Urban Forum of Medellin and on the Urban Development and Poverty Reduction Laboratory of Winnipeg.

To see the article, click here.

Manitoba Research Alliance Student Colloquium

As part of the Manitoba Research Alliance, a student colloquim is being held to showcase student research related to community ... more

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