Technical Assistance Handbook

The Technical Assistance Project gives advice, help and guidance for Voluntary, Neighborhood and Social Enterprise (VCSE) teams who are interested in accessing the European Structural Investment Fund (ESIF). A PDA is paid month-to-month to compensate for hardship situations within the city of assignment (as compared to Canada) ensuing from such factors as geographical isolation, language limitations, cultural variations, high quality and availability of goods (e.g. bottled water), restrictions on possible leisure actions, unsanitary situations, prevalence of diseases, lack of excellent well being care facilities and threats to personal security.

If native transportation is by private motor vehicle, the amount shall be in accordance with the Treasury Board Journey Directive Canadian kilometre fee or, for worldwide kilometre charges, at the kilometre charge at locations overseas (tax paid) published in the Treasury Board Travel Directive by International Affairs Canada (see Chapter 1.10 for the Internet address).

OVW is targeted on constructing the capacity of prison justice and victim companies organizations to reply effectively to sexual assault, home violence, relationship violence and stalking and fostering partnerships among organizations that haven’t traditionally worked collectively to address violence against women.

Where, in distinctive circumstances, education has been authorized by the Technical Assistance Unit at a college in a 3rd location, the ETA shall not exceed the cost of the lowest available airfare from the town of assignment to the contract address.

Throughout the assignment, if not available on the college, non-public tutoring within the second official language for as much as 50 hours of instruction in a college 12 months where the scholar dependant is being educated in the metropolis of task (students in junior kindergarten and kindergarten are excluded from this entitlement).