A slideshow about welfare and poverty in British Columbia by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA). Features interviews with welfare recipients and advocates. Narrated by Seth Klein, Director of the CCPA's BC Office.
This is part 1 -- to see the full slideshow, go to POVERTY AMID PLENTY - Welfare in BC.
For more information, please visit our vimeo channel vimeo.com/ccpa or our website, policyalternatives.ca.
Project created by Goh Iromoto, Shannon Daub and Seth Klein. Thanks to those whose images and voices appear in the video, and to Vancity for its financial support of this slideshow.
The slideshow is based on research done through the Economic Security Project, a research alliance between the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives and Simon Fraser University that is funded mainly by the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada.