CAPPD members return from G7/G20 parliamentarians’ conference

 

From April 16 to 17 2015, CAPPD members Isabell Morin (MP – Notre-Dame-de-Grâce-Lachine) and Alexandrine Latendresse (MP – Louis-Saint-Laurent) attended the annual G7/G20 parliamentarians conference which took place in Berlin, Germany. Hosted by the German All Party Parliamentarians’ Group on Population and Development, in collaboration with European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development and DSW (Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung), the conference took place in the lead up to the G7 Summit taking place this June. The theme of the conference was women’s economic empowerment, which was selected as one of [...]


CAPPD members leave for Berlin to attend annual G7/G20 parliamentarians conference

From April 16-17, CAPPD members Alexandrine Latendresse and Isabelle Morin will attend the annual G7/G20 parliamentarians conference taking place in Berlin, Germany. The conference is hosted by the German All Party Parliamentarians’ Group on Population and Development, in collaboration with European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development and DSW (Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung).

The conference takes place in the lead up to the G7 Summit taking place in June. The theme of the parliamentarian’s conference is women’s economic empowerment, which was also selected as one of the main topics [...]


CAPPD Annual General Meeting

The 2015 Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Association of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (CAPPD) will be held on Tuesday April 28th 2015. A short reception will be held from 6-6:30pm, with the official program beginning at 6:30 pm. A formal meeting agenda will be provided shortly. This AGM will include a special presentation from Lois Brown, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Development, on the Post-2015 development agenda.

Please note that elections for the CAPPD Executive Committee will be held during this AGM. The composition of the [...]