Environment

Process ‘well underway’ to have Canada rejoin UN drought convention

Global Affairs Canada says Cabinet will approve treaty, but Parliament will get time in House to review, debate.

Minister of International Development and La Francophonie Marie-Claude Bibeau, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion, pictured in this file photo at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa, are working to see Canada rejoin the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification. The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

By RACHEL AIELLO

PUBLISHED : Monday, July 18, 2016 12:00 AM

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