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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 13
Thursday, May 12, 2016, 3:30 p.m. to 5:32 p.m.
Hon. Robert D. Nault, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Brian Hermon, Employee of the Library of Parliament
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• Isabelle Bérard, Director General, Americas Programming Bureau
• Deirdre Kent, Director General, Development Policy
International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
• Jean Lebel, President
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, the Committee commenced its study of the Canadian government's countries of focus for bilateral development assistance.

Deidre Kent made a statement and, with the Isabelle Bérard, answered questions.

At 4:34 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:37 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Jean Lebel made a statement and answered questions.

At 5:32 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Angela Crandall
Clerk of the Committee