The Accord

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An Accord Between the Government of Canada and the Voluntary Sector

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Table of Contents

Message from the Prime Minister

Foreword: Minister and Voluntary Sector Representative

Letter of Transmittal from Accord Table Co-chairs

Introduction

Context
The Parties to this Accord
Scope of the Accord
Reason for the Accord – Why and Why Now
Process Leading to an Accord

The Accord

  1. Purpose of the Accord
  2. ValuesDemocracy
    Active Citizenship
    Equality
    Diversity
    Inclusion
    Social Justice
  3. PrinciplesIndependence
    Interdependence
    Dialogue
    Co-operation and Collaboration
    Accounting to Canadians
  4. Commitments to ActionShared Commitments
    Government of Canada Commitments
    Voluntary Sector Commitments
  5. Taking the Accord Forward

Conclusion

Annex A – Reference Group of Ministers on the Voluntary Sector

Annex B – Voluntary Sector Steering Group

Annex C – Joint Accord Table

 

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