Transit affects all of our lives in a myriad of different ways. It especially affects women who are more likely to have lower incomes and are caregivers for their families. They rely heavily on transit, often making multiple trips within the day. This short video highlights how transit policy affect women's lives.
Shelter is a fundamental human need. Yet, in Toronto far too many people are shut out from affordable housing options. Women living in poverty are especially affected, as they struggle to meet the demands of paying rent, finding employment,and caring for their families. This short video highlights women's experience of housing policy in Toronto.
We almost never stop to think about women's need for recreation. The availability of accessible and affordable recreation options for diverse women and youth receives little attention, with profound effects on their health and well-being. This short video highlights some of the challenges that they face.
Things just got a bit worse for women. In the wake of a new UN report lamenting women’s lack of...
In April 2014, Toronto City Council requested City staff to develop a City of Toronto Poverty Reduction Strategy. Since then,...