Under the Rural Finance Program in Benin, KfW has awarded DID the mandate to provide assistance to FECECAM, the largest cooperative financial network in that country, to strengthen its practices and service offer in rural finance.
Upon completion, the ADAPAMI support project for developing, professionalizing and revitalizing microfinance in Benin plans to make it possible for 500,000 additional beneficiaries, 60 percent of them women, to gain access to secure, high quality financial services.
DID will take part in the Skills Training for Employment Program (STEP) in Senegal, under the direction of World Vision Canada and in partnership with Enablis Canada.
DID maintains its support for rural enterprise development managed by youth in Cameroon - a project financed by IFADFebruary 7, 2017
DID will extend into 2018 its participation in the Youth Agropastoral Entrepreneurship Promotion Program in Cameroon (PEA-Youth) conducted with financial support from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) at the United Nations
The DID management team is pleased to welcome three new senior directors who, in the coming months, will support the deployment of a revamped organizational structure.
Anne Gaboury, the President and Chief Executive Officer at DID will be speaking at the forum titled Agenda 2030 and Inclusive Innovation: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals which will be held February 10, in Toronto. Organized jointly by Grand Challenges Canada and Global Affairs Canada, this forum will be the key event of International Development Week.
Protection of the environment is essential for achieving sustainable development and maximizing human potential. Consequently, it is one of the fundamental values held by DID.
Discover DID's main achievements over the last year in the summary version of our 2016 Report.
Drawing on its long involvement in supporting good governance among its partners, DID has published a position paper on the subject in which it shares its vision and lessons learned.