October 16, 2011
Meeting with Canadian civil society ahead of the 4th High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness in Busan, South Korea,
to be held on
November 18th 2011 at the Oxfam Canada office in Ottawa.
July 25, 2011
In the Horn of Africa, a drought more severe than the region has seen in decades has impacted the lives of some 12 million people, particularly in northern Kenya, southern Ethiopia, and south-central Somalia.
March 14, 2011
CCIC and other civil society organizations are calling for the federal budget to reflect Canadians’
desire for action to support peace, equality, and address the impacts of climate change on the world’s
most vulnerable people. See key concerns inside.
March 10, 2011
The Africa-Canada Forum produced two briefing notes on the role of Canada in the walk towards peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo; and Canada’s action plan on the implementation of UN security council resolutions on women, peace and security.
February 22, 2011
International Cooperation Minister Bev Oda admitted that the decision to defund Kairos had come from herself and not from CIDA's recommendations as previously claimed. Click to see reactions and news coverage.
December 15, 2010
Following recent revelations made at the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and in the House of Commons CCIC raises doubts about the reliability of funding criteria at Canada’s national aid Agency.
November 18, 2010
This report reviews the conclusions of an international expert seminar, which included CCIC, convened under the auspices of the UN Special Rapporteur for the Right to Food, Olivier De Schutter.
August 18, 2010
CIDA’s Backgrounder for the Minister’s announcement of a new mandate for Canadian Partnership Branch (CPB) unfortunately does not give clear indications on the future for different funding modalities in CPB to implement the mandate...
August 6, 2010
The Minister for International Cooperation has completed a year-long review of the mandate of Canadian Partnership Branch (CPB), culminating in a July 22nd announcement that CIDA is launching a new "Partnerships with Canadians"...
July 29, 2010
Canada’s new approach to engage Canadians and organizations in international development might be a good thing, but it is the first time most Canadian international development organizations have heard about it...
May 18, 2010
Two years after passing the Official Development Assistance (ODA) Accountability Act the government has failed “to fulfill the Act’s spirit and the intention of parliament” according to a report released May 18, 2010...