Development Unplugged S02E04: Shared Reality of Climate Change in International Development

Development Unplugged S02E04: Shared Reality of Climate Change in International Development

In this third episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy, we’re talking about the new shared reality climate change is bringing with respect to international development.

 

Joining Nicolas Moyer, president and CEO of CCIC, to explore current trends and shifting global landscapes, address Canada’s internal tensions, and introduce some ideas for a path forward to deal with climate change are Catherine Abreu, the executive director of the Climate Action Network, and Stephen Cornish, the president and CEO of the David Suzuki Foundation.

 

 

Development Unplugged S02E03: Aid, Trade, Diplomacy and Security

Development Unplugged S02E03: Aid, Trade, Diplomacy and Security

In this second episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy, we discuss the intersectionality of Canadian aid, trade, diplomacy and security.

Our guests are: Rachel Vincent, the co-executive director of the Nobel Women’s Initiative; Rudyard Griffiths, the chair of Munk Debates and an acclaimed author; Brian Kingston, vice-president of policy, international and fiscal at the Business Council of Canada; and Nilima Gulrajani, a visiting fellow at the Canadian International Council and senior research fellow with the Overseas Development Institute.

 

 

 

Development Unplugged S02E02: Innovation in the international development sector

Development Unplugged S02E02: Innovation in the international development sector

In this episode, special guest host Janice Hamilton from the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation leads a discussion on innovation within the context of the Canadian global development and humanitarian sectors.

With her are the two recipients of this year’s Impact and Innovation Awards in honour of Lewis Perinbam, Jim Cornelius, executive director of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank and Stuart Taylor of iDE Canada, as well as Vinod Rajasekaran, publisher and CEO of Future of Good.

Development Unplugged S02E01: International Development in Current Political Context

Development Unplugged S02E01: International Development in Current Political Context

International Development in Current Political Context

In this first episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy.

Our guest host, Jason Clark, a Senior Consultant with Crestview Strategy, discusses this topic with Stuart Hickox, the Canada director for ONE Campaign and Sarah Kennell, the director of government relations with Action Canada for Sexual Health & Rights.

 

 

Podcast: Susanna Moorehead, Chair of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC)

Podcast: Susanna Moorehead, Chair of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC)

In this episode of Development Unplugged, we’re talking to Susanna Moorehead, Chair of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC).

She was on a visit to Ottawa in July, where she has been meeting with key partners in government, civil society and with the private sector. She has agreed to spend some time with us to discuss civil society’s space in Canada, and Canada’s place in the world.

Podcast: Gender-Lens Investing

Podcast: Gender-Lens Investing

Innovative Development Finance Podcast Series

In this episode of our series on innovative development finance, we discuss gender-lens investing and hear some examples of how this has been harnessed effectively. Our guests also share how this approach can be used by non-profits to advance their program objectives.

Our guests are Ryan Clark (Global Issues and Development Branch, Global Affairs Canada), Joy Anderson (Criterion Institute) and Jessica Villanueva (MEDA).

The other episodes of the series on Innovative Development Finance are:

To listen to other episodes in this series or other podcasts published by CCIC, please visit our website here.