Feds keep funding volunteer-sending groups—for now

Money will flow for another year, but a long-term review continues for this international development program.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
International Development Minister Christian Paradis speaks in his Gatineau office in October.
Ally Foster
Published: Wednesday, 11/13/2013 6:46 pm EST
Last Updated: Wednesday, 11/13/2013 6:58 pm EST

The Canadian government is extending funding for at least another year to a program that helps international development groups send volunteers abroad, but the program’s long-term future remains under review.

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