Nikolas Barry-Shaw

Nik Barry-Shaw is an independent researcher and member of the Canada Haiti Action Network.

  • Paved with Good Intentions

    Canada’s Development NGOs from Idealism to Imperialism

    By Nikolas Barry-Shaw and Dru Oja Jay     April 2012

    “NGOs are as Canadian as hockey,” declared a 1988 Parliamentary report. Few institutions epitomize the foundational Canadian myth of international benevolence like the non-governmental organization devoted to development abroad.