fACTivist Feature Article: How Collecting Race-Based Data Can Address Systemic Racism in Public Education

fACTivist Feature Article: How Collecting Race-Based Data Can Address Systemic Racism in Public Education

fACTivist Feature Article: How Collecting Race-Based Data Can Address Systemic Racism in Public Education May 21, 2021 Note: this is excerpted from the Spring 2021 edition of our fACTivist publication. The Edmonton Social Planning Council, in collaboration with...
Tracking the Trends 2020

Tracking the Trends 2020

Tracking the Trends 2020 November 16, 2020 Download Tracking the Trends 2020 Tracking the Trends provides a comprehensive overview of Edmonton’s social well-being. The Edmonton Social Planning Council (ESPC) is pleased to present this 15th edition of Tracking the...
2018 Provincial Budget fACT Sheet

2018 Provincial Budget fACT Sheet

The 2018 budget is titled A Recovery Built to Last and prioritizes economic and job diversification, protection of vital public services, and returning government spending to balance by the 2023-24 fiscal year. Real GDP for the province has grown 4.5% since 2017 and...
2018 Provincial Budget fACT Sheet

Tracking the Trends 2018

The Edmonton Social Planning Council (ESPC) today released the 2018 edition of its flagship publication Tracking the Trends.  The 131-page publication provides a detailed analysis of social and economic trends in Edmonton. Information is provided about population...
2018 Provincial Budget fACT Sheet

Community Agency Roundtable Report: Meeting the Needs of LGBTQ Youth in Edmonton and Area

The purpose of these consultations were to: (1) Examine the issues facing LGBTQ youth in Edmonton and area. (2) Share work currently being done by agencies to support LGBTQ youth. (3) Identify gaps, absences, and needs to better support LGBTQ youth. (4) Develop and...
2018 Provincial Budget fACT Sheet

A Profile of Poverty in Edmonton: Update 2017

The two years since ESPC published A Profile of Poverty in Edmonton have been challenging ones for the city of Edmonton and its residents. This report updates many of the poverty trends and challenges identified two years within the context of broader social and...