In recent years, there has been considerable controversy about the role of charities in public policy development. Some government and industry officials have stated that our organizations should not be involved in important public discussions on issues like climate change, human rights and poverty reduction. 601 more words
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Source: OECD publishing
This comprehensive examination of pension systems in OECD and selected non-OECD countries looks at recent trends in retirement and working at older ages, evolving life expectancy, design of pension systems, pension entitlements, and private pensions before providing a series of country profiles.
It’s time for Canadians to take back the public health care agenda.
For far too long, forces have been chipping away at our most cherished social program. 505 more words
New BSc in Social Analytics from Cardiff University
Cardiff University School of Social Sciences is one of the leading social science departments in the UK whose quality and impact of sociology research has been ranked third in the UK in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. 110 more words
Roberta Calf Robe can see drug users and dealers from her office window on the Blood reserve, a community where at least 16 people have died from fentanyl overdoses in about nine months. 710 more words