Social and Economic Directions for CanadaYear Published: 1983
Resource Type: Organization
Cx Number: CX2770
Abstract: SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DIRECTIONS FOR CANADA is the name of a conference in Toronto on June 16, 17, 18, 1983. Subtitled "Finding Alternatives, Building a Social Movement", the stated purpose of the conference is "to learn what caused the crisis", "develop strategies to end it", and "build alliances between social agencies, community groups, religious leaders, labour, women, minorities, parents and teachers".
Conference discussions and workshops include: "The Need for a New Economic Direction"; "The Attack on Labour"; "The Effects of the Crisis on Women"; "Worker Buy-outs and Worker Ownership"; "New Roles for Trade Unions"; "Community-based Job Creation Strategies"; and "Building a Social Movement".
This organization no longer exists.
This abstract was published in the Connexions Digest in 1983.