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HEADLINEPandemic Erodes Gig Economy Work
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New York Times
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Mar 18, 2020
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Gig companies promoted their flexible hours as an economic lifeline for workers. In the coronavirus outbreak, it has been anything but. >> Driving-local delivery; Driving-taxi and rideshare; COVID-19-related.

HEADLINEWhy Women May Face a Greater Risk of Catching Coronavirus
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New York Times
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Mar 12, 2020
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Health experts worry that the roles women hold in society, such as nurses or caregivers, place them squarely in the virus’s path. >> COVID-19-related; women

Programs & Events

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All
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COVID-19 emergency aid
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Employment and Social Development Canada
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COVID-19-Related Support for Employees, Self-Employed Individuals, and Businesses

Canada Emergency Response Benefit The Canada Emergency Response Benefit program was launched in April, 2020 by the Government of Canada. A taxable benefit of $2,000 a month for up to 4 months will […]