#Canada

  • Article: Canada Pledges $53 Million to Aid Crisis-Stricken Venezuela
    Citizenship

    Canada Pledges $53 Million to Aid Crisis-Stricken Venezuela

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    Since 2015, more than 3 million people have fled the country. Read more

  • Article: A Woman or Girl Is Killed in Canada Every 2.5 Days: Report
    Girls & Women

    A Woman or Girl Is Killed in Canada Every 2.5 Days: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 31, 2019

    It found 148 women and girls were killed by violence in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Here’s What You Should Know About Canada’s History of Foreign Aid
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    Here’s What You Should Know About Canada’s History of Foreign Aid

    Jan. 30, 2019

    For #IDW2019, Global Citizen took a look at the past, present, and future of Canada’s foreign aid. Read more

  • Article: Canadians Waste 58% of All Food Produced in the Country: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Canadians Waste 58% of All Food Produced in the Country: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2019

    That’s enough to feed every Canadian for five months. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Teen Fleeing Her Family Has Been Granted Asylum as 'Brave New Canadian'
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Teen Fleeing Her Family Has Been Granted Asylum as 'Brave New Canadian'

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 14, 2019

    She arrived in Toronto on Jan. 12th from Seoul, South Korea. Read more

  • Article: The Flu Has Already Killed 3 Unvaccinated Preschoolers in This Canadian Province
    Health

    The Flu Has Already Killed 3 Unvaccinated Preschoolers in This Canadian Province

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 10, 2019

    Vaccines act as the first line of defence against influenza. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Women Could Soon Get Free Tampons From Drug Stores in Toronto
    Water & Sanitation

    Homeless Women Could Soon Get Free Tampons From Drug Stores in Toronto

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 17, 2018

    In Canada, 1 in 3 women under 25 have struggled to afford menstrual products, according to a report. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Pledged $50 Million to Global Fund That Helps Children in Crisis Get An Education
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    Canada Just Pledged $50 Million to Global Fund That Helps Children in Crisis Get An Education

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 4, 2018

    This commitment will affect the lives of almost 340,000 children. Read more