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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 31
Thursday, April 29, 2021, 3:31 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sven Spengemann, Chair (Liberal)

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• Nadia Faucher, Analyst
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
• Hon. Karina Gould, Minister of International Development
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• Annie Boyer, Director General and Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Financial Planning and Management
• Elissa Golberg, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy
• Caroline Leclerc, Assistant Deputy Minister, Partnerships for Development Innovation
• Peter MacDougall, Assistant Deputy Minister, Global Issues and Development
• Leslie MacLean, Deputy Minister of International Development
• Anick Ouellette, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Planning, Finance and Information Technology
• Joshua Tabah, Director General, Health and Nutrition
• Paul Thoppil, Assistant Deputy Minister, Asia Pacific
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4), the committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2021-22: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, L25 and L30 under Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Vote 1 under International Development Research Centre and Vote 1 under International Joint Commission (Canadian Section), referred to the committee on Thursday, February 25, 2021.

The Chair called Vote 1 under Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development.

The Minister made statements and, with Anick Ouellette, answered questions.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, April 15, 2021, the committee proceeded to a briefing on the COVAX initiative.

The Minister made a statement and, with Joshua Tabah, answered questions.

At 5:30 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Clerk of the Committee