6 July 2012 - 2:56pm

This post contains a review of Dr. Michael Clemen's talk at the Overseas Development Institute on July 3rd 2012 and comments on how impact evaluations may be improved.

28 June 2012 - 10:12am

This post contains a blog from Aaron Ausland, a US aid worker, who offers a great, concise rundown and abstracts of currently operating international development blogs.

2 May 2012 - 6:35pm

CAIDC Questions CIDA Cuts from an Aid Effectiveness View

2 April 2012 - 8:54am

Recently, Minister Oda held a round-table discussion on “how the Canadian private sector’s engagement in international development can help make Canada’s international assistance more effective” with selected leaders of major financial, manufacturing, and service industries, as well as non-profit organizations. Following on the heels of last September’s announcement...

31 March 2012 - 9:15pm

Following a few requests to search the CAIDC web site, here are some tips for conducting some searches.

25 March 2012 - 7:10pm

CAIDC is pleased to welcome and congratulate Mr. Morrison on his recent appointment. We look forward to working with him in the near future.

24 March 2012 - 7:50pm

A guest post from Wayne Dunn from Wayne Dunn & Associates on the recent controversy surroundin funding announcements and partnerships between CIDA, Canadian NGOs and Canadian Mining companies abroad.

21 March 2012 - 2:20pm

A report on Min. Oda's recent March meeting in Toronto with Canadian business and private sector community. CAIDC was not invited. Luckily, some of our members were present.

20 March 2012 - 11:15pm

March 14th's event was a success with over 20 interested attendees present and lots of questions and answers.

20 March 2012 - 2:06am

For the first time ever, the number of poor people is declining everywhere

16 March 2012 - 6:05pm

The world is now a global village. And like all villages, everyone knows the business of everyone else. What is Canada's business?

5 March 2012 - 8:52pm

Minister Oda and Canadian business leaders met today March 5, 2012 in Toronto. I wonder how many CAIDC members were there?  

Anybody participated to this event? Any feedback on the meeting?  

Here for more on the meeting


1 March 2012 - 1:57pm

An event geared towards helping students and young professionals answer questions and dispel myths about consulting in international development

12 November 2011 - 2:17pm

Several members of the LenCD network ( are collaborating to organise a thematic panel discussion at Busan: "Capacity Development: Lessons Learned and Ways Forward".

22 June 2011 - 10:06pm

Summary report from the Africa investor-IMC Business of Implementing Regional Economic Integration in Africa series, held in Cape Town on the 3rd of May 2011.

21 June 2011 - 8:56pm

Mining corporations' tax avoidance schemes cost African nations billions of dollars each year.

10 June 2011 - 9:11pm

Campbell Clark in the G&M today: Harper about Multilateral loans, not grants

10 June 2011 - 8:29pm

Take an IISD survey to identify ICT's transformative role in adapting to Climate Change

10 June 2011 - 8:00pm

...For those who missed it, past year CAIDC President Richard Beattie talks CAIDC as well as expresses thanks to all those who attended this year's event. Keep checking CAIDC's website for updates or sign up for our mailing list to get the latest!

6 May 2011 - 2:44pm

L'Évaluation chez ONU Femmes: une approche à trois volets: réactive, égalité entre les femmes et les hommes, et droits de la personne.