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Policy Director at JSGSPP

Upstream’s Policy Director, Chuk Plante will be speaking at the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. The lecture, titled Comprehensive Poverty Reduction Strategies in Canada: Policy or Window Dressing? will take place at 10:30a.m. in the Prairie Room of the Diefenbaker Building on the U of S Campus. There will also be a video-cast at the U of R campus.

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Chuk is a founding member of Upstream. He currently serves as our Policy Director and has been an integral part of developing the Poverty Costs campaign seeking a comprehensive poverty reduction strategy in Saskatchewan. His work highlighted that poverty costs our province $3.8 billion a year.

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