Highlights / Budget 2018

International, Politics

Budget 2018: Canada’s foreign aid spending remains below OECD average

Despite a welcome boost in the amount of money Ottawa spends on foreign aid, the newly unveiled Liberal budget puts Canada’s international development assistance well below the average spent by its peers in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development» 

Health, International, Politics, Society

Ottawa proposing paid leave for victims of domestic violence

The Canadian government is proposing a plan to provide five days of paid leave for victims of domestic violence in federally-regulated workplaces. The proposal, contained in Tuesday’s federal budget, would build on a plan announced last year but not yet»