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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 93
Wednesday, February 7, 2024, 5:04 p.m. to 7:08 p.m.
Ali Ehsassi, Chair (Liberal)

• Pam Damoff for Hon. Omar Alghabra (Liberal)
• Peter Fragiskatos for Hon. Omar Alghabra (Liberal)
• Andréanne Larouche for Stéphane Bergeron (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
• Hon. Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• David Morrison, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
• Shirley Carruthers, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer
• Antoine Chevrier, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Transformation Officer
• Vera Alexander, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, People and Talent Management
• Stéphane Jobin, Director General, Canadian Foreign Service Institute
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Wednesday, November 8, 2023, the committee resumed its study of the Canada's diplomatic capacity.

The Minister made a statement and, with David Morrison, answered questions.

At 6:18 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:27 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses answered questions.

At 6:47 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:50 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to committee business.

It was agreed, — That the working calendar, for the period of February to June 2024, as amended, be adopted.

At 7:08 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the committee