Hiccups In HIPC Prompt A Search For New Approaches

Goodale proposes "cash on the dash" for the world's most indebted countries

Sarah McGregor
Published: Wednesday, 04/20/2005 12:00 am EDT

Canada should enlist other rich lenders and overhaul a highly contentious debt forgiveness scheme that is stifling growth in most of the world's poorest countries, according to James Harmon, the former chairman of the United States Export-Import Bank (1997-2001).

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