Harper's maternal, child health speech 'political opportunism': Stephen Lewis

CIDA Minister Oda says specifics are still in the works, but the former UN special envoy says Canada is far behind other countries.

Lee Berthiaume
Published: Wednesday, 02/03/2010 12:00 am EST

Despite being a major part of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's speech to the World Economic Forum last week, the government's plan to champion action on maternal and child health is still a work in progress, CIDA Minister Bev Oda said Monday.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



This Week's Issue
policy briefings