Rights-Based Strategies to Address Homelessness and Poverty in Canada
The Charter Framework
From: Advancing Social Rights in Canada
Exploration of the extent to which a domestic constitutional framework exists in Canada for a rights-based approach to housing and anti-poverty strategies.
Martha Jackman is a professor in the faculty of law at the University of Ottawa and co-director (academic) of the SSHRC-CURA research project “Reconceiving Human Rights Practice.”
Bruce Porter is the executive director of the Social Rights Advocacy Centre and co-director (community) of the SSHRC-CURA research project “Reconceiving Human Rights Practice.”