Role of CTF
Eliminating child poverty has been and continues to be a priority issue for CTF.
Purposes of CTF Advocacy
To develop CTF’s advocacy profile, in accordance with the direction given by the Board of Directors.
Supporting Families: Reducing Child Poverty
The teachers of Canada therefore call on the Federal Government to:
Current CTF Activities on this File
CTF Policy on this Topic
Children and Poverty – Policy Section 5 – Health and Welfare, subsection 5, CTF Handbook
Role and Functions – Policy Section 1, subsection 3, CTF Handbook
Canadian Teachers’ Federation. Reducing Child Poverty – 2013 CTF Hill Day Backgrounders
Campaign 2000 (2012). Needed: A Federal Action Plan to Eradicate Child and Family Poverty in Canada – 2012 Report Card on Child and Family Poverty, Toronto.
Conference Board of Canada (2013). How Canada Performs: A Report Card on Canada, Ottawa.
Dignity for All Campaign For a Poverty-free Canada.