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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 80
Wednesday, November 1, 2023, 4:38 p.m. to 6:35 p.m.
Ali Ehsassi, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
• Paul Hagerman, Director of Public Policy
Global Institute for Food Security
• Steve Webb, Chief Executive Officer
Grain Farmers of Ontario
• Deborah Conlon, Director, Government Relations
Producteurs de grains du Québec
• Benoit Legault, General Manager
• François Dionne, Director, International Program
United Nations World Food Programme
• Matthew Hollingworth, World Food Programme Representative and Country Director for Ukraine
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motions adopted by the committee on Monday, January 31, 2022, and Tuesday, May 30, 2023, the committee resumed its study of the situation at the Russia-Ukraine border and implications for peace and security.

Steve Webb and Benoît Legault made statements and answered questions.

At 5:36 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:45 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Paul Hagerman, Deborah Conlon and François Dionne made statements and answered questions.

At 6:35 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the committee