It is a sad truth that many smallholder farmers in poor countries today struggle to feed themselves while also supplying local markets.
These diseases touch the same target population that Canada aims to reach through its maternal and child health agenda.
Thanks to food and wine, Mr. Oliver says he is more busy in retirement than he was when he was in the Senate.
Deploying to Iraq actually contradicts many of the principles in Canada's current defence strategy.
We can take actions at home that improve lives, but ultimately we will have to find new ways to ensure globalization works for all.
Growing up in India, I distinctly remember that men were served food first. I learnt early on: chicken was cooked on special events; chicken wasn’t cheap; women were.
The minister’s recent statements show he knows what is going on or he trusts a skilled team in Hong Kong—or both. But how far will he go to support the 300,000 Canadians in Hong Kong?
India’s scuttling of what could have been the first WTO multilateral deal in nearly 20 years is a sign of larger problems in the trade club.
Unless there are strong measures to improve the energy industry's environmental performance, public relations efforts will continue to fall short.
This is the largest Ebola outbreak in 40 years. Canada's overall contribution so far of $35 million needs to be increased.
Under the EU deal, 95 per cent of agricultural tariff lines for the world’s largest importer of agriculture and agri-food products will be duty-free.
Supply management provides safe food and stable prices for farmers and consumers.
In the lead-up to Oct. 24 elections, the southern African country is experiencing a disturbing regression of democracy.
As a result of the minister dragging his feet, Canadian consumers could face increased prices.
To take advantage of new trade agreements, domestic policy will need to align with foreign policy.
A crucial shortcoming to the world achieving greater progress on the MDGs were its compartmentalized actions.
On both security and humanitarian grounds, military intervention is justified now in a way the 2003 invasion never was.
A comparatively low corporate tax structure certainly helps, as do other steps.
Disappearing Arctic ice has created more extreme storms around the world.