FEBRUARY 2017

It’s Time for Canada to Get Back on Track

Canada is near an all-time low in its commitment to international assistance. This month finds Canada at a pivotal moment in defining our role in the world.

JANUARY 2017

Official Development Assistance: Beyond International Development

“Building sustainable cities—and a sustainable future—will need open dialogue among all branches of national, regional and local government.”

– Ban Ki-moon, former UN Secretary-General

RESULTS Canada advocates have long pushed for more Official Development Assistance (ODA) to improve global health, nutrition and education. We have shown Members of Parliament that increased ODA is crucial in eradicating polio, preventing and treating tuberculosis, promoting …

DECEMBER 2016

Building Relationships for Continued Advocacy

We have a lot to be proud of this year, but there’s still much work to be done in the fight to eradicate poverty.

NOVEMBER 2016

Let’s act now for early childhood development

When all children have the nutrients and cognitive skills needed to reach their full potential, outcomes will improve in health, education, and employment, bolstering the future of the economy.

OCTOBER 2016

World Polio Day 2016: Let’s End It for Good

“Polio’s pretty special because once you get an eradication, you no longer have to spend money on it; it’s just there as a gift for the rest of time.”

— Bill Gates

As we approach World Polio Day on October 24th, we need to call on federal decision-makers to invest in polio eradication efforts to put an end to polio for …

SEPTEMBER 2016

The Road to Global Leadership

“We have made significant progress in recent years, but the fight is not over. Canada is committed to ending the HIV, tuberculosis and malaria epidemics for good by 2030. Canada is making the choice to lead on this critical issue for the poorest and most vulnerable people.”

— Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie

Loyce Maturu is a happy, …

AUGUST 2016

This Back-to-School Season Let’s Prioritize the Right Start for Every Child

It’s time to invest in Early Childhood Development and ensure a bright future for all. Tell our Ministers that Canada should prioritize Early Childhood Development today!

JULY 2016

Canada’s Role in Building the World We Want

Canada has launched its review of how and where we spend our development aid money. Have your voice heard. Submit your recommendations today.

JUNE 2016

Nutrition Matters: Putting Nutrition at the Centre of Canada’s Aid Review

Canada has launched its review of how and where we spend our development aid. We need to ensure that ending extreme poverty is right at the heart of it.

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