Facing injustice against Indigenous peoples, the environment, the impoverished, and uprooted peoples who arrive here, Canadians need extraordinary solutions. Given our mission to promote positive change, the Catherine Donnelly Foundation joins a growing momentum of Impact Investing. This report shares our experience and encourages colleague foundations or organizations who may be pondering such investments. We honour the beating heart of impacts we seek: the passionate, inspired work of groups, communities and organizations.
The World Happiness Report is a landmark survey of the state of global happiness. The World Happiness Report 2018, ranks 156 countries by their happiness levels, and 117 countries by the happiness of their immigrants.
It is now well understood that investing in women is one of the most meaningful ways to lift up entire communities. With the proper resources and opportunities, women not only support the economy through their direct participation it, but they also tend to pay their good fortune forward.
In the year 2015, leaders from 193 countries of the world came together to face the future. They created a plan called the Sustainable
Development Goals (SDGs). This set of 17 goals imagines a future just 15 years
off that would be rid of poverty and hunger, and safe from the worst effects of
climate change. It’s an ambitious plan.
This Agenda is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. It also seeks to strengthen universal peace in larger freedom. We recognize that eradicating poverty in all its forms and dimensions, including extreme poverty, is the greatest global challenge and an indispensable requirement for sustainable development.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
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