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Program Director, Work & Economics

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The Latest from Cardus Work & Economics

The human cost of pandemic job losses
REPORT May 14th

Governments need to keep the non-monetary aspects of work in mind while supporting those rendered jobless by the COVID-19 pandemic, writes Johanna Wolfert in the Winnipeg Free Press. 

"Behind every Canada Emergency Response Benefit application is a human — a person with a body, a sense of dignity, a family, a community and a life turned upside down, not just a bank account. Our policies need to treat them that way."

Charitable Foundations Step Up to Help During COVID-19
REPORT May 7th

Cardus welcomes moves to speed up and increase foundations’ financial support for charities.

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