News

Reflecting on innovative development finance

July 2, 2019

On June 20, Marisol Quirion, Director, Investment and Special Projects, took part in a Canadian event on innovative development finance organized by the Canadian Council for International Co-operation and the Aga Khan Foundation Canada.

EFC Tunisia: A significant impact on entrepreneurs

June 28, 2019

Discover the positive impact of the Entrepreneur Financial Centre (EFC) set up by DID in Tunisia on the entrepreneurs it serves, including women's empowerment, business growth, the evolution of living conditions and job creation. 

Joëlle Laberge’s internship journal

June 18, 2019

Every year, DID and Desjardins Foundation offer 5 international internships to young graduates from university and professional training programs in a variety of fields. Today we’re publishing the first post of Joëlle Laberge, intern in communication in Benin. Stay tuned for more news form her this summer!

Joining efforts to promote gender equality

June 3, 2019

June 3 to 6, Gerardo Almaguer, DID’s CEO, and Lionel Pellizzari, Senior Director, Development and Innovation at DID, are attending the Women Deliver Conference in Vancouver. This is the biggest international conference dedicated to gender equality and the health, rights and wellbeing of girls and women. 

Employee Portrait : Anik Lupien

May 14, 2019

"Working as an accounting technician for international projects allows me to take virtual tours around the world."