Loading...

Our Latest Work

Canada’s export bank denounced for backing disastrous Colombian megadam

20 November 2019

Human rights advocates are denouncing the Canadian government’s financial support for a disastrous hydroelectric project in Colombia, as a leader from one of the affected communities arrives in Ottawa to meet today with officials at Export Development Canada (EDC) and Global Affairs Canada.

Read More →

Press Releases

Review of Export Development Canada’s SNC-Lavalin deal raises more questions than it answers

1 August 2019

Last week EDC announced that a review of its support for an SNC-Lavalin project in Angola cleared its staff of any wrongdoing. Yet the review process raises more questions than it answers.

Read More →

Opinion Pieces

Fuelling the oil sands

15 July 2019

The oil sands industry’s heavy environmental toll has prompted other investors to walk away. Why is our export credit agency bankrolling its rapid expansion?

Read More →

Reports and Case Studies

EPM’s disastrous dam

15 July 2019

Warnings of corruption and social and environmental harm accompanied the Hidroituango venture from its earliest days. Yet Canada’s export credit agency helped make the project happen, with a $466-million loan to EPM, the company developing the dam.

Read More →

Reports and Case Studies

Kinross Gold’s Brazilian mine

15 July 2019

Over the past decade Kinross Gold has dramatically expanded its Morro do Ouro mine, displacing traditional communities in the process. Despite these abuses, Kinross Gold remains a frequent client of Canada’s export bank.

Read More →

Reports and Case Studies
See all posts