The lack of success in reducing child poverty in BC necessitates the implementation of a concrete poverty reduction action plan.
A plan is no guarantee that something will get done, but the lack of a plan is a certain guarantee it won’t. B.C. has one of the highest child poverty rates in Canada, a dismal record it has held for more than a decade. It is also one of only two Canadian provinces without a child-poverty reduction plan. Coincidence? Probably not.
Read the article: Province needs poverty plan
Source: Times Colonist