Investing in development: now more than ever
International assistance can avoid untold costs ahead from economic crisis, disease, and climate change. It can also increase Canadian influence and secure the fairer, safer and more sustainable global future we long to see.
International Development Harjit Sajjan, pictured on Dec. 2, 2021, on the Hill with Liberal MP Marcus Powlowski. The Liberal government’s budget has demonstrated a willingness to support international assistance. Last year’s Throne Speech commits to annual increases. These are desperately needed, writes Nicolas Moyer. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade