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Checking in on Canada's housing strategy

In 2017 the government of Canada launched a ten year National Housing Strategy, with the goal of reducing chronic homelessness by 50 per cent and removing over half a million families from housing need.

We’re now five years into that plan.

Ren Thomas is an associate professor at Dalhousie University who researches housing policy.

She’s been looking at how the national housing strategy is doing when it comes to meeting its targets, and she spoke with People First Radio to discuss what she’s found.

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