New ambassador wants trade and investment boost, and so does Canada.
Roz Wolfe is retiring after 33 and a half years of talking up Canada in Tinseltown.
She replaces Paul Samson, who left for Finance Canada.
Southern neighbours would rather not face Canada’s chilly February weather—or chill in relations.
Former insiders say development research centre hasn’t had the ministerial attention it deserves.
Meant to give private sector a nudge to invest in developing countries they would otherwise deem too risky.
The global public servant and Canadian was in Ottawa last week to receive an award from the GG.
Valerie Amos, who is set to leave her post in March, says countries like Canada can use their weight to push for greater accountability from countries to follow humanitarian law.
Her charisma, hard work, and Harper’s negotiating skills likely helped seal the deal.
The former governor general could come out on top if there's no African consensus candidate, say observers.