Governments focused on the well-being of citizens and the sovereignty of the state tend to give precedence to 'hard' foreign policy priorities, such as national defence, anti-terrorism, and border security.
Canada’s budget 2017 was a missed opportunity, not only for millions of people in poor and fragile states, but for Canadians themselves, writes Gillian Barth president and CEO of CARE Canada. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Canada’s budget 2017 was a missed opportunity—not only for millions of people in poor and fragile states, but for Canadians themselves.
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Though many acknowledge Leslyn Lewis has demonstrated her political chops, her candidacy is still seen as a long shot in a race that some say will be driven by electability in the next general election.
'The core operating ideal within ... Ottawa is evidence-based policymaking and there are clearly other jurisdictions out there besides the U.S. that have done a better job in containing [the virus],' says Eric Miller.
Small Business Minister Mary Ng says the extent of her interactions with the organization was limited to that initial pitch, and did not extend to the since-cancelled contract for the student-grant program.