Message: Dominica: CDEMA CU continues to coordinate the Regional Response Mechanism to moblise support to Dominica.
Message: Dominica: Evacuation of residents of Petit Savanne. Prime Minister declared nine 9 Special Disaster Areas.
Message: Damage assessment ongoing in Dominica. Response priorities continue to focus on search, rescue and recovery and getting relief supplies to victims.
Tropical Storm Erika became the fifth named storm of this year’s Atlantic Hurricane Season on August 24, 2015. Erika began impacting the CDEMA Participating States from Wednesday, August 26 and degenerated to a trough of low pressure on Saturday, August 29, 2015.
12 August 2015 - Baalbek, Lebanon: Celebrating International Youth Day, Lebanese and Syrian youth presented 15 community initiatives at an event held under the auspices of the Governor of Baalbek, Mr. Bashir Khodr.
August 1, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced the renewal of the partnership between Government of Canada and Rotary Foundation Canada by providing a total of up to $18 million to help save the lives of vulnerable children and reduce poverty in the world’s poorest countries.
Canada to support Canadian Foodgrains Bank initiative to assist African farmers
July 31, 2015 - Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Today, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced support for a project that will enable the Canadian Foodgrains Bank (CFGB) to directly benefit more than 50,000 farmers in Ethiopia, Kenya and Tanzania.
**Remise officielle par l'OMS des équipements & matériels pour le renforcement de la surveillance de la polio dans la Province de l'Equateur, grâce au financement fourni par la Coopération canadienne de MAECD-Développement **
July 15, 2015 – Winnipeg, Manitoba - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Central African Republic - IOM has received CAD 1.024 million from the Government of Canada, through its Global Peace and Security Fund (GPSF) to support ongoing efforts to reduce the incidence of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) in the Central African Republic (CAR), with a particular focus on conflict-affected women and girls, including returnees.
June 24, 2015- Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced today that the Government of Canada will provide additional humanitarian assistance funding to support the continued relief efforts underway by experienced Canadian and international non-governmental organizations and United Nations humanitarian agencies responding to the needs of those affected by the earthquake in Nepal.
New initiative will pursue innovative solutions for maternal, newborn and child health in developing countries
June 12, 2015 – Toronto, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Contributing to prosperity, security and democratic governance
June 12, 2015 - Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced Canada’s renewed strategy for engagement in Haiti. The renewed five-year strategy follows a review of Canada’s long-term engagement in Haiti, which sought to examine the progress made to date and maximize efforts and resources.
Baroness Verma, DFID’s Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, announced that we are unlocking £115 million of our £280 million matched funding today as part of the UK’s Nutrition for Growth commitment. By the second anniversary of the event, more than 50% of the UK’s matched funding commitment (£156 million) has been unlocked as a result of new investments made by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Government of Canada.
May 31, 2015 Department of National Defence Ottawa, ON
More than 100 members of Canada’s Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) returned to CFB Trenton today after the completion of their deployment to Nepal to provide humanitarian assistance following the earthquake that hit the country on 25 April.
May 29, 2015 - Hamilton, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), today announced support for UNICEF Canada’s #HighFiveIt campaign, which will raise funds to help save children’s lives in Haiti. Minister Gosal made the announcement during halftime at the Canada versus England international exhibition soccer match in Hamilton, Ontario, in the lead-up to the Women’s World Cup.
Le 29 mai 2015 – Hamilton, Ontario – Affaires étrangères, Commerce et Développement Canada
L’honorable Bal Gosal, ministre d’État (Sports), a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Canada appuierait la campagne #HighFiveIt d’UNICEF Canada visant à amasser des fonds pour sauver la vie d’enfants en Haïti. Le ministre a fait cette annonce à la mi-temps du match opposant le Canada à l’Angleterre, à Hamilton, en Ontario, match hors-concours de la Coupe du monde féminine de soccer.
May 28, 2015 - Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Honduras, 12 de Mayo 2015
Canadá forma parte de la Alianza para el Corredor Seco, una iniciativa liderada por el Gobierno de Honduras, enfocada en diez departamentos y 50 mil familias del país.
El Gobierno de Canadá donará unos 35 millones de dólares a pequeños empresarios y productores del Corredor Seco, con la finalidad de aumentar las oportunidades económicas.
May 8, 2015 - Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced the shipment of emergency relief supplies to Nepal to help meet the immediate needs of people affected by the earthquake.
Le Canada continue d’exercer son leadership en faisant la promotion de la liberté de religion partout dans le monde
Le 6 mai 2015 - Yangon, Birmanie - Affaires étrangères, Commerce et Développement Canada