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Minister Sajjan announces $145m in funding on trip to Jordan

eAwaz Canada News

Amman – Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada, finished his first visit to Jordan as minister of international development. While there, he had discussions with partners on education, gender equality, human rights, the ongoing refugee crisis, and Canada’s support for humanitarian and development activities across the country. During …

Harjit S. Sajjan in South Sudan

Canada announces millions for projects in South Sudan 

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Canada has announced $223.4 million in funding for development and humanitarian programming in South Sudan. This funding is being distributed as follows. Fortifying Equality and Economic Diversity for Resilience: $39 million—World Vision, Care Canada, War Child consortium This project supports reducing gender inequality in food production, consumption and marketing. It will provide training (including on natural resource management, …