Christian Paradis International Development


Canada Needs to Get Serious About Development Finance

Canada is the only G7 country that doesn't have a publicly-owned, profit-driven development finance institution (DFI) that can help private business invest in jobs, growth and markets in low-income countries. We're not just missing an opportunity to raise people out of poverty: we're also missing a chance to build Canadian business while earning returns for Canada's stretched taxpayers.

Canada Spending $8M To Help Kids In Iraq

OTTAWA - Canada is donating $8 million to a UNICEF effort to meet education and protection needs of Iraqi children.International Development Minister Christian Paradis says the No Lost Generation init...

Canada Sending Relief Supplies To Iraq

OTTAWA - Canada is sending relief supplies to Iraq from a newly established warehouse in Dubai.International Development Minister Christian Paradis says the Dubai stockpile includes including tents, b...