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11 Feb 2018 description

February 9, 2018 - Abuja, Nigeria - Global Affairs Canada

Canada champions sexual and reproductive health and rights for all women and girls globally, particularly the poorest and most vulnerable, to ensure they have access to the services and information they need to have control of their own bodies, lives and futures. Canada also believes that everyone should have equal access to health care, proper nutrition, education and humanitarian assistance.

09 Apr 2014 description

The Government of Canada is committed to sport and play as powerful tools to achieving health, education and conflict-resolution goals in developing countries.

To mark the first International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, Canada announced today $5.3 million to Right To Play for the Advancing Health, Education and Development for Children and Youth (AHEAD) project in West and Francophone Africa.

09 Nov 2010 description

Le 9 novembre 2010

Ottawa (Ontario) ? L'honorable Beverley J. Oda, ministre de la Coopération internationale, a annoncé aujourd'hui l'octroi d'une aide en réponse aux inondations qui ont ravagé le Bénin. Cette aide sera acheminée par l'entremise du Programme alimentaire mondial et de CARE Canada.

« Les inondations ont touché plus de 680 000 personnes et dévasté plus de 133 000 hectares de terres agricoles. Cette catastrophe aura une incidence grave sur une grande partie de l'approvisionnement alimentaire du Bénin », a déclaré la ministre Oda.