Session - Working with DFATD: the APP and other news

International Cooperation Days 2015: "Universal Goals, Canadian Challenges"

Palais des Congrès, Place Du Centre, Boulevard Maisonneuve, Gatineau, Quebec

Session: Working with DFATD: the APP and other news 
Time/Date: May 13, 14:00 to 15:30
Room: TBC
Speakers: Mark W. Lusignan, Director General, Grants and Contributions Management Bureau (SGD), Corporate Planning, Finance and Information Technology, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development 
Objective: Updating members on new developments and policies at DFATD and discussing what members need to know to work with the department. This year will discuss the APPs, overheads, and more! New this year: one on one meetings with directors and managers. 


Active internationally for more than 29 years, Mr. Lusignan has considerable experience in the design, implementation and management of development assistance and commercial projects abroad. As Director General, Grants Contributions and Contracting Management, Mark brings significant first-hand knowledge of CIDA operations and programs at the executive, operational and field levels. He previously held the positions of Director, Business Operations and Director, Contracting Policy within the Agency.