Manila- The Canadian Government Provide almost Three Million Dollar to The Philippine Government and to its allies to address regional and international security issues
According to Office of the Prime Minister of Canada . the Canadian Goverment is providing $3.58 million towards three initiatives which will enhance collaboration with the Philippines to counter regional and global security threats.
First initiative is Capacity Building for Port and Maritime Security in the Philippines which will seek to enhance front line law enforcement institutional capacity by strengthening the ability of the Philippines to gather, collect, analyze and share essential law enforcement data. This initiative will be funded with $1.14 million that will be implement from 2015 to 2017.
Second is Civilian Police Capacity Building and Deployment of Canadian Police Officers to the Philippines with almost 1 million Dollars and Last is the Counter-Improvised Explosive Devices or CIED Training in the Philippines allocated with almost $940,000
Canada Prime Minister Stephen Harper said It was a pleasure to welcome President Aquino. During his highly productive visit we were pleased to announce several important bilateral initiatives in the areas of commerce, development and security that will benefit citizens in both countries,”