Being transparent about aid flows helps:
The Government of Canada is committed to increasing transparency and accountability as part of its Aid Effectiveness Agenda. It regularly reports to Canadians on its international development plans, activities and results throughout the year. The former Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) was one of the first donor agencies to offer a project database online when the Project Browser was created in 2004.
Canada is increasing its efforts to provide more information to Canadians and the world, and in 2013 was ranked 8th among donor countries and organizations in aid transparency, a significant improvement from 32nd in 2012. The ranking is based on the information made available on this website and Canada’s quarterly publication of machine-readable data files compatible with the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI).
Since 2011, Canada has:
To find out more, please visit Canada's efforts.