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Coalition for Proportional Representation Response to White Paper on Electoral Reform
P.E.I. Coalition has mixed reaction to recently-released white paper
Posted: Monday 20th July 2015 08:03
The community-based organization, P.E.I. Coalition for Proportional Representation (PR), met on Thursday, July 9, 2015 immediately after the release of the White Paper on Democratic Renewal. The reaction of the PR organizing committee is mixed.Read More
A New Community Voice for Proportional Representation
By Marie Burge and Brenda Oslawsky published on Monday, June 29th, 2015, in The Charlottetown Guardian
Posted: Tuesday 7th July 2015 06:51 (Updated: Thursday 9th July 2015 10:31)
Community-based organizations and individuals are in the process of forming the P.E.I. Coalition for Proportional Representation. A reference group has been meeting during the past month to take initiative in calling together the coalition. Proportional Representation (PR) has been getting more attention in the past years including reference to PR in this year’s election campaigns, sometimes couched in the language of “electoral reform.”Read More
2014 Temporary Foreign Worker Information Now Available!
Access to Information Request has arrived
Posted: Friday 19th June 2015 11:05
Each year, Cooper Institute submits an Access to Information Request to Service Canada to secure information for the previous year.Read More
Cooper Institute is an education and community development centre in the province of Prince Edward Island, Canada. The main program areas of our organization are livable income for all, food sovereignty and cultural diversity and inclusion. Within these programs, we conduct research and popular education projects on provincial, national, and international level.
The REPORT of Cooper Institute's first annual Social Justice Symposium is now available! You can also watch a video of Chandra Pasma's presentation: Powerless Workes and Apathetic Citizens: Is Basic Income The Cure?
RECENT PUBLICATIONS FROM COOPER INSTITUTE:
2014 Activities Report
Guide to Helping Temporary Foreign Workers
Services for Temporary Foreign Workers
Changing Hands:Temporary Foreign Workers in PEI
Temporary Foreign Workers - Quick Facts
And here we are, at Cooper Institute's 30th Anniversary Celebration
May 7, 2014.