Development Unplugged

Development Unplugged

ccic.ca/development-unplugged
A platform for cutting-edge thinking and debate about global issues and international cooperation. Whether you’re a social sciences major, a journalist in pursuit of answers, a program officer brainstorming on that next project, or the CEO of a non-profit, this is your source for all things international cooperation. Hosted by Nicolas Moyer - President/CEO of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation


ODA and Canadian Public Opinion
Apr 8 • 28 min
In this episode, host Nic Moyer is joined by David Coletto, CEO of Abacus Data, a public opinion polling firm. They discuss Canadian public opinion about international development and explore how to refine arguments to gain public support for ODA. They…
Beijing +25
Mar 9 • 25 min
In this episode, Nicolas Moyer, president and CEO of CCIC, leads a discussion focusing on the 25-year anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women held in Beijing in 1995. Joining Nicolas to discuss what we can expect to see taking place in…
Climate Financing in International Development
Mar 2 • 29 min
Climate change is one of the most pressing issues facing the world. In order to tackle this, the world, and Canada, is increasing its financial commitments to climate mitigation and adaptation. In this episode, Nicolas Moyer, president and CEO of CCIC,…
Digital Campaigns and International Development
Feb 24 • 29 min
In this fourth episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy, our guest host, Jason Clark, a senior consultant with Crestview Strategy, leads a discussion on using…
Shared Reality of Climate Change in International Development
Feb 18 • 28 min
In this third episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy, we’re talking about the new shared reality climate change is bringing with respect to international…
Aid, trade, diplomacy and security
Feb 10 • 39 min
In this second episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy, we discuss the intersectionality of Canadian aid, trade, diplomacy and security. Our guests are:…
Innovation in the international development sector
Feb 7 • 31 min
In this episode, special guest host Janice Hamilton from the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation leads a discussion on innovation within the context of the Canadian global development and humanitarian sectors. With her are the two recipients of…
International Development in Current Political Context
Feb 3 • 32 min
In this first episode in a series of four podcasts related to the Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, produced with the support of Crestview Strategy, Our guest host, Jason Clark, a Senior Consultant with Crestview Strategy, discusses this topic with…
Entrevue avec Susanna Moorehead, Présidente du Comité d’aide au développement de l’OCDE
Aug 15, 2019 • 15 min
Dans cet épisode des Ondes de la coopération, nous parlons avec Susanna Morehead, présidente du Comité d’Aide au Développement de l’OCDE. Elle était en visite à Ottawa en juillet, où elle a complété une série de rencontre avec des partenaires clefs du…
Interview with Susanna Moorehead, Chair of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC)
Aug 15, 2019 • 13 min
In this episode of Development Unplugged, we’re talking to Susanna Moorehead, Chair of the OECD’s Development Assistance Committee (DAC). She was on a visit to Ottawa in July, where she has been meeting with key partners in government, civil society and…
Innovative Development Finance: Gender-Lens Investing
Aug 7, 2019 • 32 min
In this episode of our series on Innovative Development Finance we will talk about gender-lens investing. Our guests are: Ryan Clark (Global Issues and Development Branch, Global Affairs Canada), Joy Anderson (Criterion Institute) and Jessica Villanueva…
Financement novateur en développement: l’expérience des membres du CCCI
Aug 1, 2019 • 29 min
Qu’est-ce qu’un financement « novateur » ? Pour tenter de répondre à cette question, le CCCI a organisé un événement de deux jours sur le financement du développement novateur en juin 2019, à Ottawa, au cours duquel nous avons enregistré une série…
Innovative Development Finance: Performance Based Financing
Aug 1, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode of our series on innovative development finance, we are exploring performance-based financing. Our guests share different models of applications and considerations when using performance-based financing. Our guests are Emily Measures…
Innovative Development Finance: Leveraging the private sector
Jul 25, 2019 • 21 min
In this second episode of our series on innovative development finance we will talk about some ways that non-profit organizations and the private sector can partner through innovative finance. We will also discuss the principles for effective private…
Innovative Development Finance: Introducing a new podcast series
Jul 22, 2019 • 6 min
What is “innovative” financing really? To try to answer this question, CCIC held a two-day event on Innovative Development Finance in June 2019, in Ottawa. During this event, we recorded interviews with key speakers on this topic and we are presenting…