Maytree believe that poverty is created when economic and social systems do not keep pace with our changing world. This impacts the quality of life in the communities. The most enduring way to fix the systems that create poverty is to safeguard economic and social rights for all people living in Canada. They work to advance systemic solutions to poverty through a human rights approach. They support leaders, organizations and civic communities by: Developing and sharing knowledge; Strengthening learning and leading, and Mobilizing action to further economic and social rights. They work with governments at all levels because they are central players in creating equity and prosperity. We collaborate with civil society organizations, policy advisors, employers, and major institutions to build strong and vital communities.
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