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Canada provides security assistance to the Philippines

The Government of Canada is committed to working with trusted allies and partners to address international security issues.

To this end, on May 8, 2015, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced $3.58 million towards the following three initiatives which will enhance collaboration with the Philippines to counter regional and global security threats.

Capacity Building for Port and Maritime Security in the Philippines
Cost and timeframe: $1.14 million (2015-2017)
Implementing Partner: INTERPOL