Main Estimates: Minister Monsef on Aid for Women During the Pandemic

In Committee from the House of Commons

Main Estimates: Minister Monsef on Aid for Women During the Pandemic

Status of Women – November 24, 2020:

Minister of Women and Gender Equality appears before the committee to defend her departmental budgets allocated in the 2020-2021 main estimates. Minister Monsef faces questions about what her government is doing to address the pandemic’s disproportionate impact on women, the development of a national action plan on gender-based violence, and more.

Also responding to questions are the Department for Women and Gender Equality’s Guylaine F. Roy, Nancy Gardiner, Danielle Bélanger, Lisa Smylie, and Suzanne Cooper.