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McLeod Group's Open Letter to the New Minister of International Development

Submitted by nicko2 on 14 novembre 2019

I just read the McLeod Group’s open letter to the incoming Minister—one of their best pieces, I think.  I sincerely hope someone will read it!  It may deserve posting on the CAIDP website to spread the word.

Stay well (and warm!)—



Here you are Keith!


November 12, 2019

Dear Minister,

Welcome to your new job as Minister of International Development! The post you have just accepted offers the chance to make a real difference for Canada and the world if you build alliances and play your cards right. As long-time observers of and participants in the aid game in Ottawa, we humbly offer you the following advice as you settle into your new job.

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