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Welcome, and thank you for visiting the Religious Social Action Coalition online. We hope that our website highlights our commitment to understanding the need to abolish poverty both at home and abroad. Please feel free to read more about our organization on this site.

It is our goal to get citizens talking about issues related to poverty – and to make Ending Poverty a voting issue in Newfoundland and Labrador.
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The Religious Social Action Coalition is comprised of ten directors. There are representatives from the Jewish, Christian, Sikh, Muslim and Hindu religious communities.

We also have the support of a number of other denominations and faith traditions in our province.  

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NOVEMBER 25, 2017

The Many Facets of Poverty
  • Poverty is general scarcity or dearth, or the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money.
  • It is a multifaceted concept, which includes social,economic political elements.
  • Poverty seems to bechronic or temporary,and most of the time it is closely related to inequality.
  • As a dynamic concept,poverty is changing and adapting according to consumption patterns,social dynamics and technological change.