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02
Aug

Family policies and the weakening of the male breadwinner model

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02
Aug

The household, income and labour dynamics in Australia survey

Selected findings from waves 1 to 15   Description Commenced in 2001, the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey is a nationally representative longitudinal study...
02
Aug

Families, households and marital status: Key results from the 2016 Census

Released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time in The Daily, Wednesday, August 2, 2017   Description The 2016 Census data show that, today, proportionally fewer households are composed of a 'mom, dad and...
02
Aug

More Canadians living alone, with parents or without children: census

  EXCERPTS OTTAWA -- Couples without kids are outpacing their procreating counterparts, same-sex relationships are blossoming, multiple generations are living under the same roof and more people than ever are living...
02
Aug

Determinants of a silent (r)evolution: Understanding the expansion of family policy in rich OECD countries

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02
Aug

2016 Census: The Canadian families of today and yesteryear

  TRANSCRIPT There are now 9.8 million families in Canada, according to the 2016 Census. This is 15 times as many as in 1871, when the first census was taken after Confederation. Yet as the number of families increased...
02
Aug

Notice of the 2017 Annual General Meeting

The Board of Directors of the Canadian Child Care Federation (CCCF) gives notice that the 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Thursday, September 21/17 at 12:00 p.m. EST via webinar, for the following...
02
Aug

Trudeau talks child benefit, affordable housing during Barrie stop

  EXCERPTS Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government's plan to help more middle class families has already been successful. Trudeau, joined by Barrie Mayor Jeff Lehman, took over the East Bayfield Community...
02
Aug

Could street play hold the key to creating more sustainable, livable cities?

This week marked a milestone in the UK street play movement, with the publication of three new reports. The first is an evaluation report by the University of Bristol [pdf link], published by Play England, which looked...
01
Aug

Trudeau also sits down with Lehman

  EXCERPTS Justin Trudeau was as much rock star as Canadian prime minister when he visited Barrie Thursday morning. The PM first had a private sit-down with Mayor Jeff Lehman at Barrie City Hall, then headed to East...

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