Minister Paradis Hosts Successful Annual Canada–World Economic Forum Conference on Extractives and Sustainable Development

March 1, 2015

Continued Canadian leadership in engaging the private sector in development will help ensure the achievement of our post-2015 development goals Click here to read full article


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Minister Fast to Make Important Announcement on Corporate Social Responsibility

February 28, 2015

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, will make an important announcement, related to the Government of Canada's enhanced corporate social responsibility strategy, on March 1, 2015, in Toronto, Ontario, on the margins of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada annual convention. Click here to read full article


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Statement by Ambassador Bennett on Abduction of Assyrian Christians in Northeast Syria

February 28, 2015

I was appalled to learn of the mounting number of abductions of Assyrian Christians being reported from Northeast Syria, now estimated at over 220 people, and call for their immediate release. Click here to read full article


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Paradis Leads Canadian Private-Sector Delegation to World Bank

February 28, 2015

Canada continues to demonstrate leadership in engaging a wide range of stakeholders to find innovative ways to finance development efforts Click here to read full article


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Minister Paradis to host the Canada-World Economic Forum Conference on Creating and Sharing Value through Mineral Development

February 28, 2015

The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will host the third Canada-World Economic Forum Conference in Toronto on February 28, 2015. Click here to read full article


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