Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence Committee to examine 2017 revised estimates for public services

15 February 2017

The Select Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence will meet tomorrow to consider 2017 revised estimates for public services. The Committee will hear from Mr. Charlie Flanagan TD, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade and Mr. Joe McHugh TD, Minister of State for the Diaspora and Overseas Aid.

The agenda for tomorrow’s Select Committee meeting is: Vote 27 (International Co-operation) and Vote 28 (Foreign Affairs and Trade).

This meeting will take place in Committee Room 1, Leinster House at 9.30am tomorrow, Thursday, 16 February 2017.

Committee proceedings can be viewed live here.

Further information on Estimates can be found here.

Committee proceedings can also be viewed on the move, through the Houses of the Oireachtas Smartphone App, available for Apple and Android devices.

Media Enquiries:

Liam O'Brien,
Houses of the Oireachtas,
Communications Unit,
Leinster House,
Dublin 2
P: +353 1 618 4484
M: +353 86 189 5098

Select Committee Membership:

Chairman: Brendan Smith TD (Fianna Fáil)


Seán Barrett TD (Fine Gael)
Seán Crowe TD (Sinn Fein)
Noel Grealish TD (Independent)
Tony McLoughlin TD (Fine Gael)
Darragh O’Brien TD (Fianna Fáil)
Maureen O’Sullivan TD (Independents4Change)