CIDA closing regional offices to cut costs

Affected NGOs say the move will mean less communication, more trips to Ottawa.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
International Co-operation Minister Julian Fantino. The Canadian International Development Agency is closing regional offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Saskatoon, and Halifax.
Ally Foster
Published: Wednesday, 09/26/2012 7:02 pm EDT

The Canadian International Development Agency is closing four of its regional offices across Canada due to budget cuts, according to a short announcement on its website.

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