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Haiti + 1 more

Minister Paradis visits Haiti to assess progress and challenges

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — In his first international trip since being appointed Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, the Honourable Christian Paradis visited Haiti to...

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World + 13 more

CIDA Learns: Lessons from Evaluations 2012

About this report Lessons drawn from evaluations can improve understanding of what constitutes good development, and what works and what does not, for both CIDA staff and partners who design and...

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Ecuador + 1 more

Canada provides humanitarian assistance to people in Ecuador

OTTAWA — Canada is providing essential lifesaving assistance to people in southern Ecuador affected by drought, announced the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation...

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South Sudan + 1 more

In a refugee camp in South Sudan

Tim Irwin, a Canadian from Montreal, is serving as United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) communications officer based in Juba, South Sudan. CIDA provides funding to the...

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Mali + 9 more

Canada is helping to protect refugees

OTTAWA — Canada plays an important role in safeguarding the rights and providing for the well-being of refugees and other displaced people around the world. Today, to mark World Refugee Day, the...

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Mali + 9 more

Le Canada contribue à protéger les réfugiés

OTTAWA — Le Canada joue un rôle important dans la protection des droits et du mieux-être des réfugiés et des autres personnes déplacées partout dans le monde. Aujourd’hui, pour souligner la Journée...

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CAR + 1 more

Canada responds to measles outbreak in Central African Republic

OTTAWA — Canada is providing immediate assistance to hundreds of thousands of people in the Central African Republic affected by a measles outbreak, announced the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister...

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Kenya + 1 more

Canada responds to flooding in Kenya

OTTAWA — Immediate, lifesaving assistance will reach more than 50,000 flood-affected people in Kenya, announced the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation. Canada is...

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World + 1 more

Canada continues leadership in nutrition and food security efforts

LONDON, United Kingdom — Improving nutrition and ensuring access to nutritious food are key to Canada's strategy to help lift millions of people out of poverty around the world. Today, the Honourable...

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Bangladesh + 1 more

Canada responds to tropical cyclone in Bangladesh

OTTAWA — Canada is providing immediate assistance to approximately 45,000 people affected by Tropical Cyclone Mahasen in Bangladesh, announced the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International...

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World + 14 more

Canada leads global food security initiatives

ROME — Canada's leadership on food security and nutrition is contributing to the reduction of poverty, hunger, and malnutrition in developing countries. The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of...

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Ethiopia + 1 more

Canada supports women's economic empowerment in Ethiopia

Toronto, Ontario — Senator Salma Ataullahjan, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, announced support today for the Women Entrepreneurship Development...

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India + 1 more

Canada is helping those affected by the earthquake in India

Ottawa, Ontario — Canada is a compassionate neighbour and is helping to provide lifesaving assistance to 10,000 people affected by the earthquake that struck the Jammu and Kashmir regions of India,...

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Sudan + 1 more

Canada provides humanitarian assistance to Sudan

Ottawa, Ontario — Canada is providing emergency relief items to approximately 11,000 internally displaced Sudanese affected by the ongoing conflicts in North and South Kordofan states of Sudan,...

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