Minister of International Development (Canada)

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Minister of International Development
Ministre du Développement international
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Incumbent
Karina Gould

since November 20, 2019
Global Affairs Canada
StyleThe Honourable
Member of[1]
Reports to[2]
AppointerMonarch (represented by the Governor General)
on the advice of the Prime Minister
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's pleasure
Inaugural holderPierre Pettigrew
FormationJanuary 25, 1996
SalaryCA$269,800 (2019)[3]
Websitewww.international.gc.ca
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The minister of international development (French: Ministre du Développement international) is a minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet. The minister has responsibility for the international development portfolio and is one of the three ministers (along with the minister of foreign affairs and the minister of international trade) responsible for Global Affairs Canada.

Between 1995 and 2015 the post was known as the minister for international cooperation.

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Prior to 1995 the post was held as ministers of state (external relations) (1982-1983) and minister for external relations (1983-1995).

List of ministers

Key:

No. Portrait Name Term of office Political party Ministry
Minister for International Cooperation
1 Pierre Pettigrew at the 21st Annual CAF Conference (37109754875) (cropped).jpg Pierre Pettigrew January 25, 1996 October 3, 1996 Liberal 26 (Chrétien)
2 DonBourdiaimg846-signed (cropped).jpg Don Boudria October 3, 1996 June 10, 1997 Liberal
3 No image.svg Diane Marleau June 11, 1997 August 2, 1999 Liberal
4 Maria Minna.jpg Maria Minna August 3, 1999 January 13, 2002 Liberal
5 No image.svg Susan Whelan January 14, 2002 December 11, 2003 Liberal
6 No image.svg Aileen Carroll December 12, 2003 February 5, 2006 Liberal 27 (Martin)
7 No image.svg Josée Verner February 6, 2006 August 14, 2007 Conservative 28 (Harper)
8 Bev Oda UNDP 2010.jpg Bev Oda August 14, 2007 July 4, 2012 Conservative
9 Julian Fantino (cropped) (cropped).jpg Julian Fantino July 4, 2012 July 15, 2013 Conservative
10 No image.svg Christian Paradis July 15, 2013 November 4, 2015 Conservative
Minister of International Development
11 Marie-Claude Bibeau in Ukraine - 2018 (MUS0016) (cropped) (cropped).jpg Marie-Claude Bibeau November 4, 2015 March 1, 2019 Liberal 29 (J. Trudeau)
12 The Honourable Maryam Monsef.jpg Maryam Monsef March 1, 2019 November 20, 2019 Liberal
13 Karina Gould, LPC MPP for Burlington, Minister Of Democratic Institutions.jpg Karina Gould November 20, 2019 Incumbent Liberal

References

  1. ^ "The Canadian Parliamentary system - Our Procedure - House of Commons". www.ourcommons.ca. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  2. ^ "Review of the Responsibilities and Accountabilities of Ministers and Senior Officials" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on December 5, 2019.
  3. ^ "Indemnities, Salaries and Allowances". Library of Parliament. April 11, 2018. Archived from the original on June 1, 2017. Retrieved September 21, 2017.