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
Since the beginning of the year, 11,675 measles cases were confirmed out of 12,421 reported cases. The Ministry of Health has not yet secured enough funding for the $38 million required to conduct the measles vaccination campaign for children under-15 planned for October.
The Government of Canada contributed $68,500 for the procurement and prepositioning of emergency education supplies. As of 13 May the education cluster was 2 per cent funded.
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
May 2, 2015 - Toronto, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Team members from Canadian Forces Base Trenton will deploy immediately to Nepal, along with civilian, political and humanitarian personnel from Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada, at the direction of Prime Minister Stephen Harper and under the oversight of Canada’s High Commission to India, which is accredited to Nepal.
May 2, 2015 - Ottawa, Ontario - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced today that the Government of Canada will provide an additional $5 million in humanitarian assistance funding in response to the appeal launched by the United Nations. This funding will help United Nations humanitarian agencies address the critical needs of those affected by the earthquake in Nepal.
The Humanitarian Coalition and its member agencies are pleased to announce that as of today we have raised a total of $2.6 Million for relief efforts in Nepal.
TORONTO (May 1, 2015) – Canada’s pharmaceutical industry is rallying a response to the Nepal earthquake through donations of essential medicines requested by Health Partners International of Canada’s partners, mobile hospitals and medical teams, on the ground.
“Canadian Medical Assistance Teams (CMAT) anticipates leaving Toronto and Vancouver tomorrow equipped with the first Physician Travel Packs provided by HPIC for Nepal,” said Alexandra Wilson, HPIC’s Manager of Emergency Relief.
OTTAWA, 1 May 2015 – The Canadian Ministry of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness of Canada has launched the first call for proposals within the CAD$ 200 million (approx. US$ 165 million) National Disaster Mitigation Program (NDMP), as part of the Government’s commitment to build safer and more resilient communities.
Ottawa, Canada | AFP | Wednesday 4/29/2015 - 21:43 GMT
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper pledged Can$122.8 million Wednesday to help Jordan cope with a massive influx of Syrian refugees and boost its counterterrorism capabilities.
Both Canada and Jordan are part of the US-led military mission targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria with airstrikes.
Jordan has also taken in 1.5 million refugees fleeing fighting in Syria, a number equal to 20-25 percent of its population.
April 26, 2015 - Richmond Hill, Ontario - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announces $1 million in humanitarian assistance funding to GlobalMedic to help reduce the vulnerability of people affected by the civil unrest in Iraq and those who are internally displaced.