Canadian Foreign Aid

Canada's Foreign Aid Spending Doesn't Match Generous Reputation

Brett Tarver | Posted 11.17.2016 | Canada Impact
Brett Tarver

We're the nation that opened our doors to Syrian refugees, aren't we? Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has declared in his speeches that "we're Canadian and we're here to help." Generosity and giving are fundamental Canadian values -- and the world knows it.

Trade, Not Aid, Will Unshackle Ethiopia From Extreme Poverty

Samuel Getachew | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Politics
Samuel Getachew

The difference I have with foreign aid is the very limited role it plays in the long term commitment to helping society become self-sufficient and independent. At best, foreign aid has created dependency, produced corruption, intensified war and made unhealthy heroes of celebrities. Trade is the better option for Ethiopia.

Althia Raj

Canada Scolded By OECD On Foreign Aid

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada received a scolding from its peers Tuesday, with the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) saying the government doesn'...