Trudeau promises foreign aid for poor countries affected by COVID-19
G20 leaders also discussed how to "build back better" and pave the way for an "inclusive, sustainable and resilient future."
Canada sent $41 million in foreign aid to the authoritarian regime of China. $3.4 million of that was sent in direct grants.
In 2018, Canadians lavished China with $9.2 million despite the country having a $13 trillion economy. Part of the funding was for “multilateral programs” and “bilateral assistance” for diversity and female empowerment.
Conservatives saying those who would be cut from the list of countries Canada aids would be “middle- and upper-income countries as well as hostile regimes.” Those who fall into this category have a Human Development Index above 0.6, including Argentina, China, and Barbados.