In Canada, FIDA undertakes a public engagement program that seeks to engage the Canadian public in meaningful dialogue of how we as Canadians can respond appropriately and respectfully to the poor when given such political, cultural, social and economic disparities.

Here are a few ways that you can participate and support FIDA’s work:

Not-So-Comfortable Tours

Not-so-comfortable-adventures-in-understanding-poverty tours are an exhilarating seven days that take you behind the veil of Haiti.

Radyo Konesans Radio

Radyo Konesans Radio is a web-based global classrooms project ( that is currently being taught in a variety of classes in the Region of Waterloo.