Future lives - basic needs at risk : what if many people in Canada cannot meet their basic needs?: PH4-194/2023E-PDF

"This foresight brief explores how in the coming years many people in Canada may struggle to meet their basic needs. Access to basic necessities like water, food, energy, shelter, and financial security and employment might become out of reach for many. These pressures may occur simultaneously, worsening the sense of insecurity over the life course. Such a future would have implications in multiple policy areas. By reflecting on what might happen in the future, Policy Horizons Canada aims to strengthen decision making within the Government of Canada"--Page [1].

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Publication information
Department/Agency Policy Horizons Canada, issuing body.
Title Future lives - basic needs at risk : what if many people in Canada cannot meet their basic needs?
Variant title At head of title: Foresight brief.
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Caption title.
Issued also in French under title: Vies futures - les besoins fondamentaux en danger : que se passerait-il si de nombreuses personnes au Canada ne pouvaient pas subvenir à leurs besoins fondamentaux?
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Policy Horizons Canada = Horizons de politiques Canada, May 2023.
Description 1 online resource (10 pages)
ISBN 9780660486048
Catalogue number
  • PH4-194/2023E-PDF
Subject terms Basic needs -- Canada.
Basic needs -- Canada -- Psychological aspects.
Basic needs -- Social aspects -- Canada.
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