26 November 2012

2012 Trudeau scholar Steven Hoffman wrote an op-ed published in The Globe and Mail on 26 November 2012 about how foreign aid should reflect Canada's priorities. It includes a few statistics from the national survey conducted by the Environics Institute in conjunction with our annual conference on public policy held in Edmonton on 22-24 November 2012.

Furthermore, he was interviewed about this op-ed and his opinion on the subject on CTV.

Read the op-ed in The Globe and Mail...>

A few days later, The Globe and Mail published the answer of the International Co-operation Minister Julian Fantino to this op-ed. According to him, economic development will help.

Read answer from Julian Fantino...>



Steven Hoffman

Steven Hoffman wishes to leverage Canadian innovations in public health to help resolve health and security issues on the international scene.

2012 Scholars