Canada shirking UN population and development review: Observers

It didn’t respond to a global questionnaire and was a no-show at a regional conference. That puts it at odds with its maternal and child health priority, says one prof.

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Photo: Pierre Albouy
The regional conference on population and development in Geneva in July, which Canada did not attend.
Ally Foster
Published: Wednesday, 08/07/2013 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 08/14/2013 5:06 pm EDT

 

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