Global Affairs Canada

Global Affairs Canada is the department of the Government of Canada that manages Canada's diplomatic and consular relations, promotes Canadian international trade, and leads Canada's international development and humanitarian... Wikipedia

  • Formed:  1909 (as the Department of External Affairs)
  • Type:  Department responsible for, Foreign relations, International trade, Consular services, International development, Humanitarian assistance
  • Jurisdiction:  Canada
  • Employees:  6,168 average (Mar 2015–19), 12,158 FTEs (2019–20)
  • Annual budget:  $7.1 billion CAD (2018–19)
  • Ministers responsible:  Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Harjit Sajjan, Minister of International Development, Mary Ng, Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development
  • Deputy Ministers responsible:  Marta Morgan, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, John Hannaford, Deputy Minister of International Trade, Leslie MacLean, Deputy Minister of International Development, Christopher MacLennan, Assoc. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Key document:  Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Act
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo