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2019

 

ServiceMaster Restore in St. Catharines is the latest Living Wage Employer - Interview on 610 CKTB

 

Restoration Company in St. Catharines Takes Living Wage Pledge - 610 CKTB

 

Media Release: ServiceMaster Restore is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

YourTV: Niagara's First Vote Event at Brock University

 

Recreational Cannabis Shop Becomes Niagara's Newest Certified Living Wage Employer, Niagara Herbalist - 610 CKTB

 

Media Release: The Niagara Herbalist is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

Another Business in St. Catharines has been Named as a Certified Living Wage Employer, Second Dance Bridal - 610 CKTB

 

Media Release: Second Dance Bridal is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

Media Release: Dun' For You Contracting is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

 

Media Release: Niagara Eye Care Centre is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

 

Open Mike with Mike Balsom, featuring Glen Walker and Sarah Pritula - Giant TV Niagara

 

Rhys Ottaway, Spirit Athletics, the latest living wage employer - 610 CKTB

 

Smithville RV company the latest to offer employees a 'living wage' - 610 CKTB

Media Release: Sicard RV is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

 

New restauraunt in Niagara offers staff a living wage - CHCH news

Media Release: Spirit Athletics is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

New St. Catharines Restaurant is the First in Ontario Offering a Certified Living Wage - 610 CKTB Newstalk

Media Release: Dispatch is Niagara's Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

Popular Bakery in St. Catharines Now Paying a Living Wage to Workers - 610 CKTB Newstalk

Media Release: Beechwood Doughnuts is Niagara’s Latest Certified Living Wage Employer

Changes Coming to the Process of Evicting Tenants - 610 CKTB Newstalk

Media Release: Affordable Housing Group Praises Local Area Municipalities

 

Recommendations for Municipal Affordable Housing Action Plan

 

Another Living Wage Employer in Niagara - 610 CKTB Newstalk

 

Media Release: John Howard Society is Niagara's Latest Living Wage Employer

 

Person Centered Care-Certified Niagara Living Wage Employer - 610 CKTB Newstalk

 

Media Release: Niagara's 10th Certified Living Wage Employer

 

Niagara Pallet + Recyclers Ltd. Living Wage - 610 CKTB Newstalk

 

2018

Media Release: Niagara's 8th Certified Living Wage Employer

Niagara Homelessness a Major Concern for Agencies

Media Release:  Social Assistance Reform Announcement

Living Wage Niagara  St. Catharines Standard

Living Wage Niagara CHCH News

Media Release: Living Wage in Niagara 

Media Release:  Workplace Legislation Repeal Disappointing

Media Release:  Minimum Wage Increase Cancellation Disappointing

Niagara Living Wage Pledge - YourTV Niagara

Penfinancial Credit Union - Living Wage Employer

PenFinancial certified living wage employer

For PenFinancial, there’s nothing like a little TLC

Employment Precarity in Niagara - YourTV Niagara

The Niagara Workers’ Activist Group advocates for better working conditions

Equal Pay Laws Finally in Ontario- 610CKTB

New Minimum Wage: good or bad for the Falls?

The Business Benefit of Paying Higher Wages

Wage Hike May Be Behind Slashed Jobs: Chamber

2017

 

Media Release:  How Niagara Can Give with Dignity this Christmas and Throughout the Year

Editorial: Living wage empowers employees

An Interview with Niagara's First Certified Living Wage Employer - Pre-Line Processing of Vineland Station

Living wage philosophy 'a good business decision'

Let's talk about Living Wage

List of 'living wage employers' grows

Living Wage Op Ed

Media Release:  Two new certified Living Wage employers in Niagara as we celebrate Living Wage Wage

Brock youth summit aims to break systemic barriers in schools

YourTV: NPRN at Niagara Networks 

Editorial:  Living wage can pay dividends

Paying living wage boosts morale, productivity, staff retention

$15 minimum won't meet living wage

Media Release:  Niagara's 2017 Living Wage Calculation

Media Release:  Niagara residents urge the federal government to follow through on promises for a Basic Income Guarantee

New minimum wage may help Niagara, says poverty network

New rentals a goal of housing plan

Canada Poverty Reduction Strategy Session

CogecoTV - Federal Poverty Reduction Strategy Public Consultation

Have your say on poverty reduction strategy

A Human rights approach to poverty reduction

Media Release: National Living Wage Week is a Time to Reflect on Wages, Work and the Cost of Living

Media Release: Chew on This! Events Call for a Rights-Based Approach to the Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy

Barron:  Small business should consider dental benefits

LaFleche:  Region gets it right on transit fare

2016

The Impact of Food Insecurity in Niagara

Niagara Voices:  There are benefits to paying a living wage

 

Poverty advocates eye 'living wage'

 

'Living wage' far higher than Ontario's minimum wage

 

Niagara's living wage

 

Calculating the Living Wage for Niagara Region 2016 Brief

 

Media Release: Niagara Region's Living Wage Calculation

 

LaFleche:  Facing Niagara's economic realities

 

Calculating the Cost of Living in Niagara Region - Opinion Column

 

Calculating the Cost of Living in Niagara Region 2016 Brief

 

Should we test basic income in Niagara?

 

Public transit must be reliable, affordable

 

One Small Thing: A Symposium on Poverty in Niagara - Keynote Speech 

 

Investing in poverty may be wise

 

Submission to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights for the review of Canada under the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

 

Basic guaranteed income could be 'game-changer' in fight against poverty

 

Forum champions income guarantee plan

 

Region supports basic income guarantee

 

Brock workshops focus on social justice - Basic Income Guarantee

 

Media Release: New NPRN Leadership

 

Guaranteed income eyed by advocacy groups

2015

 

Why Niagarans need a living wage - Welland Tribune

 

Editorial:  Feds step into poverty fight - Niagara This Week

 

Advocates hail Trudeau's call for federal poverty reduction plan - Niagara This Week

 

Child poverty in St. Catharines: nearly 1 in 4 - Welland Tribune

 

Niagara poverty experts want census back - Welland Tribune

 

Rally focuses on poverty - Welland Tribune

 

Putting the bite on poverty - Niagara This Week

 

A blitz to chew on hunger awareness - St. Catharines Standard

 

Media Release:  Niagara Region - Chew on This! Events Call for National Action Plan on Poverty and Hunger in Canada

 

Public Forum on Poverty - St. Catharines Standard

 

Poverty advocates struggle to be heard in election - St. Catharines Standard

 

Governments must refocus on affordable housing - Niagara Falls Review

 

Niagara needs regional transit - Niagara Falls Review

 

Federal leadership needed on poverty - Erie Media

 

NPRN Opinion Editorial - Ontario Needs Budget that's Fair for All

 

She's sinking into debt to climb out of poverty - Welland Tribune

 

Fighting Words on Poverty - St. Catharines Standard

 

Group wants to make poverty election issue - Welland Tribune

2014

Media Coverage - OPINON: Time to end child poverty, finally - Fort Erie Times

 

NPRN Media Release - Child Poverty Continues to Be Our National Shame

 

NPRN Media Release - ChewOnThis! A Call to Action on Poverty and Hunger

 

NPRN Media Release - The Niagara Poverty Reduction Network asks municipal candidates their position on an integrated regional transit system. Over 90% of respondents are in favour.

 

NPRN's Elisabeth Zimmermann discussing Ontario's Poverty Reduction Strategy on TVO's The Agenda with Steve Paikin

 

Poverty should be an election issue - Niagara This Week

 

Press Release: Creating Shared Prosperity and Leading by Example: Roles Local Government Can Play to Contribute to Poverty Reduction - Opinion Editorial

 

NPRN Response to Ontario's Poverty Reduction Strategy - Some Positive Steps Forward Towards Reducing Poverty in Ontario, But Systemic Transformation Lacking

 

Press Release:  Vote for Poverty Free Ontario

 

NPRN Op Ed: February by-election 
 

2013

Poverty is young girls' way of life​

 

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