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Ending global poverty begins with women’s rights
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Care Work

Icon: Care Work Icon: Some Progress
Some Progress

The government made incremental progress to address the child care crisis, but greater investments are needed in order to create a publicly managed national child care system.


Of the roughly 190,000 people who make up Canada’s care workforce, 96% are women.


— Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, 2019

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