But advocates say more is needed.
Scheer says he'd redirect $700 million to countries that need it most.
Let's look closely at the extent to which Canada is meeting feminist principles — both in policy and in practice.
By Liam Swiss In January 2017, a High Level Panel report on the OECD's Development Assistance Committee (DAC) recommended
Climate change is certainly partly to blame for droughts that destroy crops, kill livestock and dry up rivers. However, the main cause of hunger crises is conflict. If the guns were silenced and humanitarian access were restored, it would save more lives in the short term than the return of the rains and crops.
The funding isd meant to to help avert the prospect of starvation for 20 million people in Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia and Yemen.
"This situation is not the Trudeau government’s fault."
Khadija and her fellow villagers are among the five million people - nearly two out of every five Somalis - facing food shortages exacerbated as a result of the ongoing drought. Failed crops and the loss of livestock are causing widespread misery, malnutrition and disease.
As the world's youngest country, South Sudan, marks the third year of a vicious civil war, I am learning the heart-wrenching stories of some of the 200,000 civilians who have sought shelter in UN-protected camps. I'm here to learn about the impact of the conflict, especially on children.
That this presidency could have serious impacts on reproductive rights in the U.S. is clear. But another serious concern is the global impact the election will have; the U.S. is the biggest donor for reproductive health in developing countries. This could mean the closure of organizations and clinics that provide life-saving services.