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Implementing the Right to Housing in Canada: A Responsibility of all Governments

This informational pamphlet details the responsibilities of federal, provincial, territorial and municipal governments in Canada to work toward the progressive realization of the right to housing. Highlights include: This pamphlet […]

This informational pamphlet details the responsibilities of federal, provincial, territorial and municipal governments in Canada to work toward the progressive realization of the right to housing. Highlights include: This pamphlet […]

Housing Laws
Right to Housing
29 Apr 2022
Implementing the Right to Housing in Canada: Planning and Development Tools

This informational pamphlet outlines how governments can use the planning and development tools at their disposal to ensure that the right to adequate housing is realized. It also outlines key […]

This informational pamphlet outlines how governments can use the planning and development tools at their disposal to ensure that the right to adequate housing is realized. It also outlines key […]

Right to Housing
26 Apr 2022
Implementing the Right to Housing in Canada: Renovations and Upgrading

This informational pamphlet examines the issue of renovations and upgrading that lead to evictions from rental housing, which denies people their right to security of tenure – a key component […]

This informational pamphlet examines the issue of renovations and upgrading that lead to evictions from rental housing, which denies people their right to security of tenure – a key component […]

Financialization of Housing
Maintenance & Repairs
Right to Housing
30 Mar 2022
Budgeting and Allocating Resources to Implement the Right to Housing in Canada

The Government of Canada’s National Housing Strategy (NHS) commits to address the housing needs of the most vulnerable, promote community building and encourage partnerships to advance the right to housing. […]

The Government of Canada’s National Housing Strategy (NHS) commits to address the housing needs of the most vulnerable, promote community building and encourage partnerships to advance the right to housing. […]

Financialization of Housing
Housing Laws
Right to Housing
25 Feb 2022
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Inclusionary Zoning: Considerations for an Affordable Housing Policy

What is Inclusionary Zoning? Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) is a planning tool used by municipal governments to encourage or mandate developers who intend to build new dwellings, to “set aside” a portion of these units for affordable use. […]

What is Inclusionary Zoning? Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) is a planning tool used by municipal governments to encourage or mandate developers who intend to build new dwellings, to “set aside” a portion of these units for affordable use. […]

Financialization of Housing
5 Nov 2021
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