Politics, Governments, NGOs


Economics, International Development and NGOs

Website of a Canadian insurance company specializing in sports, leisure and entertainment insurance solutions (1,800 words)

Internal (PowerPoint presentations, internal memos, etc.) and external (website, PRs, etc.) materials for a Swiss-based international organization that provides a coordinated global approach to fighting malaria for a multinational, multicultural French-speaking audience (28,500 words)

All kinds of online and offline materials, especially training courses, for an international development agency represented in 17 countries across the globe, which offers poor women in Africa, Asia and Latin America a powerful combination of microfinance, knowledge, and health protection, thus offering sustainable solutions to the global hunger crisis (26,000 words, recurring)

Annual report of an international initiative led by the African Ministers’ Council on Water to mobilize funding for water resource development (28,000 words)

Court submissions for asylum seekers in Canada (9,000 words)

Newsletter of a pan-Canadian NGO whose goals are to improve the quality of life for those affected by schizophrenia and psychosis through education, support programs, public policy and research (29,000 words, recurrent)

Various materials for a joint conference on children’s mental health, for an Ontario NGO that promotes child welfare issues throughout the province (5,900 words)

Several PowerPoint presentations for a joint conference on violence and children, for a pan-Canadian community-based NGO working to promote children’s mental health (3,900 words)

Various materials for a conference on public health north of the 60th parallel (7,000 words)

Internal documentation and user guides regarding procedures in the field, for a Christian NGO (4,000 words)

Local (15 countries in Asia, Africa, South America and Eastern Europe) and global reports on climate change, energy systems and associated policies, and sustainable and equitable development for a French-American NGO (165,000 words)

Several reports on fisheries in West Africa, for an Australian consultancy (12,000 words)

Country presentation brochure for potential investors, issued by the Foreign Affairs Ministry of an East African country (16,000 words)

Report to the Commonwealth Secretariat on EU-African relations within the framework of the WTO Doha Cycle (9,300 words)

Study on Congo for a leading centre of interdisciplinary research into processes of war, state collapse and reconstruction in fragile states (39,000 words)

Facilitator guide for a pan-Canadian organization that aims to provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life (18,200 words)

Various presentations for a provincial conference on human rights and violence against women (11,300 words)

Economic, social and political studies for an Aboriginal-designed and -controlled body committed to influencing and advancing the health and well-being of Aboriginal Peoples by carrying out knowledge-based strategies (40,000 words)

Proposals by the management committee to the board of directors regarding investment schemes, for an institution that furthers the objectives of the EU by making long-term finance available for sound investment  (12,000 words, recurrent)

Report by an NGO on the impacts of the financial crisis on international trade in developing countries (10,100 words)

Research scan on health and climate change for an international organization (20,000 words)

Academic research project on the evolution of the technological added value of Chinese exports over the last two decades (20,000 words)

Academic research project in applied math and economics regarding the effects of tax policies on global value chains (21,000 words)

University macroeconomics textbook, online and printed (72,000 words)

Fundraising campaign for an international charity dedicated to the advancement of the status of women, welfare of all sectors of society and encouragement of education (brochures, leaflets, presentations, etc.) (13,000 words)

Reports for an NGO committed to advancing international peace and security through the mobilization of technical assistance advisers to support countries in transition (72,000 words)

Leaflets for an international innovative NGO leader in serving people with visual impairments (2,100 words)

Press releases and media guides for the leading international body monitoring internal displacement worldwide (8,600 words)

Risk analysis of economic growth in Western Canada (12,600 words)

Marketing, internal communications and manuals for a voluntary health organization dedicated solely to the fight against ALS and support for those with ALS working nationwide to fund ALS research and to improve the quality of life for people affected by ALS (7,900 words)

Government and Politics: EU, France, UK, etc.

Documents related to the EU Erasmus project (international student mobility) (10,000 words)

Numerous documents for the Socrates program, the EU Lifelong Learning Program (13,000 words)

RFPs for mission/payload concepts for an EU agency overseeing space programs, technologies, science and operations (11,000 words)

Report to the Commonwealth Secretariat on EU-African relations within the framework of the WTO Doha Cycle (9,300 words)

Several internal HR surveys for a UK government department (8,000 words)

Customer charter, quality policy, and health and safety leaflet for a British local council (4,000 words)

Confidential study on how terrorist groups decline (3,000 words)

HR action plan of an EU agency (20,000 words)

Legal study comparing railway transportation in the US, Canada and the EU (57,300 words)

Proposals by the management committee to the board of directors regarding investment schemes, for an institution that furthers the objectives of the EU by making long-term finance available for sound investment  (12,000 words, recurrent)

Government and Politics: US and Canada, Federal, Provincial and Municipal

Public consultation documents regarding implementation of a new educational and health strategy, for an Ontario government department (12,000 words)

Internal notes and memos for a federal educational agency (4,000 words)

Student rating guide for a learning service provider, for the Public Service of Canada (2,000 words)

Various documents (PRs, focus group facilitator guides, etc.) for a public agency organizing Quebec City’s 400th anniversary celebrations (7,500 words)

Projects in the areas of agribusiness, consumer products, education, financial services, food and nutrition, government, transportation, travel and tourism, for one of the leading Canadian full-service advertising and PR firms (73,000 words, recurrent)

Various legal documents related to seed regulations for a Canadian public agency with the aim of bolstering economic prosperity, strengthening security at the border and the safety of the food supply, protecting the environment and contributing to the health of Canadians (19,300 words)

Website, newsletter and other materials for a Canadian national public education campaign designed to raise awareness of mental illness (6,300 words, recurrent)

Report on communicable diseases for a public agency (3,800 words)

Studies for a federal agency with the aim of providing leadership with respect to patient safety issues in the context of improving health care quality, by providing advice to governments, stakeholders and the public on effective strategies related to case definition and minimum data set for the surveillance of several nosocomial diseases in acute care hospitals across Canada (14,900 words)

Questionnaire about the public perception of oil sands exploitation for a Canadian federal agency  (1,100 words)

Questionnaire about the public perception of the Turkish community living in Canada, for a Canadian federal agency (3,100 words)

Minutes of meetings of a federal-Ontario-Quebec body set up to develop an Ontario-Quebec continental gateway and trade corridor (2,100 words)

Employee newsletter for a Canadian federal department (4,000 words)

Executive summary of an energy efficiency study for a public agency that champions innovation and expertise in the earth sciences, forestry, energy, and minerals and metals, to ensure the responsible and sustainable development of Canadian natural resources (1,300 words)

Legal study comparing railway transportation in the US, Canada and the EU (57,300 words)

Study of the ecological impacts of channel and harbour basin dredging and disposal at sea of dredged materials along the coast of Prince Edward Island (14,000 words)

Report on a regulatory workshop on the fertilizer program modernization, for a Canadian government department (14,000 words)

PowerPoint presentation on the use of the Internet and new technologies for the board of directors of a provincial public mental health agency (3,200 words)

Pocket guide for policy makers on Ontario transportation systems (9,100 words)

Study of the impacts on the US of new EU illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing traceability requirements (11,100 words)

Comprehensive five-year HR plan for a federal department (12,800 words)

Non-profit research organization’s proposal to develop, field test and rigorously evaluate social programs, in response to an RFP by Canada Public Safety to evaluate a multisite program whose goals are to reduce arrests, truancy and school expulsions among at-risk youth (60,000 words) 

Study on management of contaminated sediment in the Great Lakes (3,300 words)

Evaluation of federal official visit and event policies and programs (11,200 words)

Training for the evaluators of the Independent Assessment Process (IAP), a settlement fund for claims of sexual abuse, serious physical abuse and other wrongful acts (4,300 words)

Online communications targeting the general public for one of the biggest cities in Canada (7,000 words)

Website of the International Joint Commission, which prevents and resolves disputes between the United States of America and Canada under the 1909 Boundary Waters Treaty and pursues the common good of both countries as an independent and objective advisor to the two governments (8,300 words)

Ongoing translation of news releases regarding federal government infrastructure investments (20,000 words)

Risk analysis of economic growth in Western Canada (12,600 words)

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