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Posted March 24th 2017
Several regions of Peru are in a state of emergency due to excessive rains caused by the El Niño phenomenon. The country has not seen rain like this since 1998, resulting in extreme flooding, the destruction of infrastructure, limited access to water, death, injury, and the destruction of homes and crops.
Posted March 22nd 2017
Budget 2017 lacks long-term strategy and undermines Canadian leadership in global sustainable development. Civil society calls for the Canadian government to put words into action and increase Canada’s international assistance envelope.
Posted February 20th 2017
On February 6, the Manitoba government proclaimed February 5 to 11 as International Development Week – joining a national initiative that encourages all Canadians to learn about and contribute to international cooperation.
In addition to this show of support for global cooperation, Premier Pallister announced that the province will continue to provide $1.2 million for the Manitoba Government Matching Grant Program in 2017-18.