Canada's Feminist International Assistance Policy

The Government of Canada announced its new Feminist International Assistance Policy in June 2017. The Canadian International Development Platform offers its analysis of the new policy in two articles:

Canada’s Turn to Feminist International Assistance: By the Numbers by Aniket Bhushan

This analysis unpacks some of the key targets featured in the policy statement and form the core of Canada’s turn to feminist international assistance.

This Post is Not About Feminism by Rachel Calleja

This analysis asks important questions about the new policy: Where will gender-focused aid be targeted? How should Canada determine its recipients? What about aid effectiveness?