Tag: Encourage

Lyft offers freebies to encourage people to ditch their cars

If you’re a Lyft rider in Los Angeles, San Francisco, or Chicago and you’re selling your car anytime soon, then you could be in line for some freebies from the ridesharing company. As part of its ongoing quest to try to persuade folks to give up their vehicles and use alternative ways of getting around,…

Ottawa to encourage more countries to offer contraception, abortion

By The Canadian Press Sun., Nov. 11, 2018 MONTREAL—Canada will continue to encourage other countries to offer more family planning services including contraception and abortion because they’re key to fighting poverty, the country’s international development minister said Sunday. Marie-Claude Bibeau said Canada will continue to speak “frankly” with other countries on the need for such…