Canada stumps up cash for family planning in developing world, but won’t criticize Trump for stepping back

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Canada stumps up cash for family planning in developing world, but won't criticize Trump for stepping back
'We have different views. This is very clear,' says minister about U.S. stance on abortion

By Peter Zimonjic, Catherine Cullen,
CBC News Posted: Jul 11, 2017

Canada appears unwilling to criticize the U.S. for pulling back from funding family planning in developing countries, even as the Trudeau government steps in to fill some of the void left behind by the Trump administration.

Speaking from the Family Planning Summit in London, International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau acknowledged the need for countries and private donors to offer funding to empower women.

Continued at source: CBC: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/trudeau-bibeau-london-trump-1.4198786