Anti-poverty advocates were crucial in developing the ‘Better Aid Bill’ (Bill C293), which would dedicate Canada’s aid spending to poverty reduction and the promotion of human rights. The bill is now stalled in the Canadian Senate.
Get in touch with your Conservative Member of Parliament now. Ask him or her to encourage Conservative Senators to move this legislation along. Send an email to your MP now>>
The poor need you to speak out. Your message could make the difference between a better aid system and a lost opportunity.
For more on the Better Aid Bill, visit http://makepovertyhistory.ca/e/betteraid.