Go to page content

The Conversation

How to spend foreign aid like a feminist

Research

By Mandy Cook

A Memorial sociologist has some questions about Canada’s new Feminist International Aid Policy.

Dr. Liam Swiss, Department of Sociology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, outlines his concerns about whether or not Canada will regain some of its former credibility on gender equality in the aid community in a recent article in The Conversation.

The Conversation is an independent source of news and views where a team of professional editors work with experts to unlock their knowledge for use by the wider public. You can read Dr. Swiss’s article on The Conversation here.

The Conversation started in Melbourne, Australia; the Canadian newsroom launched in June 2017 and is based in Toronto, Ont., with editors in Vancouver, B.C.

The Conversation is a free resource: free to read and free to share or republish under Creative Commons and by following their guidelines.


To receive news from Memorial in your inbox, subscribe to Gazette Now.


Latest News

Retaining global talent

Helping international graduate students make N.L. their permanent home

Senior leader appointed

Rob Philpott selected as vice-president, administration and finance

Promising future

Nursing graduate at Grenfell Campus helps COVID-19 effort

Sea of knowledge

Whale of a Day a memorable, highly attended community event

Funding available

Applications due June 15 for pair of funding opportunities

Challenging the status quo

Faculty award for ‘game-changing’ excellence in equity projects