Cooperation Canada and Global Affairs Canada Partnering to Enhance Canada’s International Assistance

Cooperation Canada is collaborating with GAC to help shape and improve Canadian international assistance, by implementing the Feminist International Assistance Policy and streamlining funding agreements and processes. Cooperation Canadaleverages its national membership to inform GAC decisions and processes through three key working groups: the Task Force for Increasing Effectiveness (TAFIE), Cooperation Canada’s Chief Financial Officer Working Group, and Civil Society Policy Advisory Group (CPAG).

Please consult the infosheet below to understand why these groups exist, who is involved, what they are doing, and how Cooperation Canada members can participate.


Civil Society Policy Advisory Group (CPAG)


Task Force on Increasing Effectiveness (TAFIE)


Chief Financial Officer Working Group