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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 11
Thursday, March 24, 2022, 3:34 p.m. to 5:33 p.m.
Sven Spengemann, Chair (Liberal)

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• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Colin Sawatzky, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
• Hon. Mélanie Joly, P.C., M.P., Minister of Foreign Affairs
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• Marta Morgan, Deputy Minister, Foreign Affairs
• Antoine Chevrier, Assistant Deputy Minister, Sub-Saharan Africa
• Michael Grant, Assistant Deputy Minister, Americas
• Alexandre Lévêque, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy
• Paul Thoppil, Assistant Deputy Minister, Asia Pacific
• Kevin Hamilton, Director General, International Security Policy Bureau
• Heidi Kutz, Senior Arctic Official and Director General, Arctic, Eurasian and European Affairs
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Monday, February 7, 2022, the committee resumed its study of Mandate Letters of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Minister of International Development.


Stéphane Bergeron moved, — That after the Minister leaves, the questioning time be reset.

Debate arose thereon.

On motion of Rachel Bendayan, it was agreed, — That debate be adjourned until after the departure of the Minister.

The Minister made a statement and, with Marta Morgan and Kevin Hamilton, answered questions.

At 5:16, pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the committee continue to sit.

At 5:33 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Clerk of the Committee