Letters and Submissions

Minister Shane Simpson – letter on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Act


On November 2, 2018, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction Shane Simpson wrote First Call a letter to update about the processes, targets, and next steps toward the poverty reduction initiative in BC.

He explained the process of consultation, including engaging 8,500 people, hosting 28 facilitated meetings, and appointing the 27-member Minister’s Poverty Reduction Advisory Forum.

“Together we have an opportunity to make a difference and I look forward to working with you to ensure our common cause is successful.”

– Minister Shane Simpson