Line in the advocacy sand being drawn for NGOs

Development groups say they are being forced to choose between principles and funding.

Sam Garcia, embassy
As policy director to CIDA Minister Bev Oda, Keith Fountain (centre) is reported to have warned at least one development NGO against advocacy work. He recently left the position. 
Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 02/24/2010 12:00 am EST

Standing metres away from the room where he'd just addressed the all-party coalition to combat anti-Semitism, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney was surrounded by reporters clamouring for answers.

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