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Halifax Initiative

Tides Canada Initiatives

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Transforming Development Finance
  • Grant Amount $50,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2010–December 31, 2011
  • Location Vancouver, Canada
  • Geographic Focus Canada

About this grant

This grant to Tides Canada Initiatives will support the Halifax Initiative project, which is a coalition of Canadian nongovernmental organizations that works to promote reforms in international financial institutions. With this grant increase, the Halifax Initiative will undertake additional work related to the financial transaction tax and organize civil society activities around the leaders’ summit meetings of the Group of 20 and Group of 8, scheduled to take place in June 2010 in Canada.