Highlights / well-being

Health, Society

UNICEF report: Canadian children not doing so well

It may seem to many around the world that children in Canada have a great life. It seems however that the children and youth themselves have a different view. A new study by UNICEF Canada found a high percentage of »

Health, Society

UNICEF flags poor health, violence among Canadian children

The United Nations Children’s Fund ranks Canada 25th out of 41 wealthy countries in child and youth well-being on its latest global report card, a spot that has not changed much in the last decade. UNICEF wants Canada to invest »

Economy, Society

Canadians’ well-being lags economic growth

A national study reports that the Canadian economy recovered after 2008 recession, but the well-being of Canadians took “a significant step backwards, and has only begun to recover.” Citing data from almost 200 sources and government statistics, The Canadian Index »