Fantino wasn't on anyone's short list except PM's: aid rep

Some hope he won't tinker with CIDA's finally-found focus, will consult, and will not micro-manage.

Kristen Shane
Published: Wednesday, 07/11/2012 12:00 am EDT

Canadian aid practitioners say they were surprised by the prime minister's choice last week of Julian Fantino to replace Bev Oda as the new international co-operation minister.

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