Budget 2015: We can’t afford growing inequality

Too little Canadian funding has been going to reproductive health care and family planning.

UNHCR Photo
17-year-old Tsitsi Makwiyana's baby was born after she fled Zimbabwe and the truck drivers who helped her also raped her, UNHCR says.
Sandeep Prasad, Julie Delahanty
Published: Thursday, 04/16/2015 3:50 pm EDT
Last Updated: Thursday, 04/16/2015 6:11 pm EDT

A budget is about tough choices. It’s about prioritizing what we can and cannot afford. As the federal government is set to release its balanced budget, we need to ask ourselves whether we can afford the choices we’re making—as Canadians, and as global citizens.

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