Canadian funding doesn’t measure up to lofty foreign-aid goals
The feds should boost support for women’s empowerment if they want to meet their Feminist International Assistance Policy targets.
International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau, pictured, controls Canada’s foreign-aid budget. Her government must commit to making meaningful increases to Canada’s aid budget if it is to attain the goals it’s set, writes Carol Thiessen of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade