FEWO Committee Meeting
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Minutes of Proceedings
It was agreed, — That members of the Daughters of the Vote be invited to brief the Committee on the topic of gender equality and the role of Equal Voice from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.
It was agreed, — That, in relation to the briefing on gender equality and the role of Equal Voice, pursuant to the routine motion, adopted on Thursday, February 4, 2016, the Committee proceed under the rules of the reduced quorum.
At 9:40 a.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 9:44 a.m., the sitting resumed in public.
Krista James, by videoconference from Vancouver, British Columbia, made a statement and, with Gisèle Tassé-Goodman and Philippe Poirier-Monette, answered questions.
At 10:05 a.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit.
Madeleine Bélanger, by videoconference from Québec, Quebec, Gisèle Tassé-Goodman and Philippe Poirier-Monette answered questions.
At 10:21 a.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 11:02 a.m., the sitting resumed.
Hannah Martin, Nokuzola Ncube, Dharana Needham and Jaelyn Jarret made statements and answered questions.
At 11:26 a.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 11:28 a.m., the sitting resumed.
Immaculee Kalimurhima, Megan Linton, Valérie Daniel and Phoenix Nakagawa made statements and answered questions.
At 11:51 a.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 11:52 a.m., the sitting resumed.
Charlotte Scott-Frater, Claire Belliveau, Eugénie Veilleux and Corina Picui made statements and answered questions.
At 12:36 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.