- Southern Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Jan 2017
- Southern Africa: Floods - Jan 2017
- Southern Africa: Food Insecurity - 2015-2017
- Mozambique/Malawi: Cholera Outbreak - Feb 2015
- Southern Africa: Floods - Jan 2015
- Tropical Cyclone Hellen - Mar 2014
- Mozambique: Floods - Jan 2013
- Tropical Storm Irina - Mar 2012
- Mozambique: Storms and Floods - Jan 2012
- Southern Africa: Floods - Jan 2011
Canada will provide $12.8 million to PLAN Canada over four years, from 2016 to 2020, for a project in Mozambique to support the health and rights of women and girls.
January 16, 2015 - Today, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, issued the following statement regarding the situation in Southern Africa:
"Heavy seasonal rains in southeastern Africa have led to serious flooding and although the initial assessments of the situation are still underway, it is already clear that tens of thousands of people have been deeply affected.
The Maternity Centres of Excellence project will accelerate progress on maternal, newborn and child health in Mozambique
May 24, 2014 - Winkler, Manitoba – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
Ottawa (Ontario) ― Dans le cadre des efforts déployés par le Canada à l'échelle internationale pour aider les pays en développement à s'adapter aux répercussions des changements climatiques, l'honorable Beverley J. Oda, ministre de la Coopération internationale, et l'honorable Peter Kent, ministre de l'Environnement, ont lancé aujourd'hui le Fonds canadien pour la résilience climatique en Afrique.
February 13, 2012
Ottawa ― Today, as part of Canada's international efforts to help developing countries adapt to the impacts of a changing climate, the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, and the Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of the Environment, launched the Canada Fund for African Climate Resilience.
Ottawa (Ontario) ― Aujourd'hui, l'honorable Beverley J. Oda, ministre de la Coopération internationale, a annoncé 25 nouveaux projets visant à renforcer le soutien du Canada à l'Afrique. La ministre Oda a fait mention de ces projets récemment dans un discours prononcé lors d'une réunion avec des hauts-commissaires et ambassadeurs africains à Ottawa.
26 January 2011
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced support for new development projects that will save the lives and improve the health of mothers and children in Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Mozambique.
"Canada was the catalyst in 2010 for the renewed global effort to save the lives of mothers, children and newborns in developing countries," said Prime Minister Harper.
Le 27 Août 2010
Ottawa (Ontario) - L'honorable Beverley J. Oda, ministre de la Coopération internationale, a terminé hier un séjour fructueux au Mozambique et au Mali.
Saskatoon (Saskatchewan) - The Government of Canada today announced additional funding to support the University of Saskatchewan's partnership with Massinga Health Training Centre in Mozambique.
Ottawa, Ontario - Delivering on its commitment to make its international assistance more focused, more effective and more accountable, the Government of Canada announced today that it was moving forward on another element of its Aid Effectiveness Agenda. It will be focusing its efforts in 20 countries by concentrating resources, focusing programming and improving coordination.
"Our government promised to make Canada's international assistance more effective," said the Minister of International Cooperation, Beverley Oda.
Victoria, British Columbia - The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources and Member of Parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands, announced today, on behalf of the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, $1 million in funding to the University of Victoria, for a Southern Oceans Education and Development (SOED) project to promote and develop coastal underwater farming in Mozambique.
Ottawa - The Honourable Josée Verner, Minister of International Cooperation and Minister for La Francophonie and Official Languages today announced that Canada will provide $125 million to the World Food Programme (WFP) over the next five years for food programs for children in African schools.
Notes for remarks by Susan Whelan, Minister
for International Cooperation
At The 53rd Pugwash Conference on Science and World Affairs "Advancing Human Security: The Role of Technology and Politics"
Halifax and Pugwash, Nova Scotia
Abuja (Nigeria) - The Honourable Susan Whelan, Minister for International Cooperation, today announced that Canada is significantly strengthening its investments in education in Africa. Minister Whelan made the announcement while participating in the High-Level Group Meeting on Education for All (EFA) in Abuja, Nigeria.
Ottawa - The Honourable Susan Whelan, Minister for International Cooperation, today announced that Canada, through the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), will contribute an additional $7.9 million to the World Food Programme (WFP) to address food aid needs in Southern Africa.
Minister Whelan made the announcement following a meeting in Ottawa with WFP Executive Director James Morris.
Ottawa - The Honourable Susan Whelan, Minister for International Cooperation, today announced that Canada, through the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), has contributed $7 million to the Canadian Foodgrains Bank to provide food aid for the famine victims in Southern Africa.
"Many countries in the Southern African region are facing their worst crisis since the 1992 drought," Minister Whelan said. "The effects of the food shortage are compounded by chronic malnutrition and the millions infected by HIV or orphaned by AIDS.
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Secretary of State (Latin America and Africa) David Kilgour today announced that on Monday, March 13 in Johannesburg, South Africa he will be joining the Canadian mission bringing humanitarian aid to Mozambique. Mr. Kilgour will be accompanied by the Canadian High Commissioner to Mozambique, Mr. James Wall.
"I hope that my brief visit to Mozambique will reflect the commitment and compassion felt by Canadians toward the suffering of the people of Mozambique and the bordering countries during this crisis period," said Mr. Kilgour.