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Joint Call on COVID-19 / Appel conjoint sur COVID-19 - Shared screen with speaker view
Mona
40:17
Bonjour à tous et toutes - la réunion est enregistrée
Sasa Glusac
40:29
Bonjour! Merci
Salle Zoom CCISD
40:43
Bonjour Tout le monde !
Julie Gagné
43:26
Aucun bruit… C'est normal?
Mona
44:15
Julie Gagné - essayez de vous déconnecter et de vous reconnecter en activant l'audio de votre ordinateur
Josée Lemire
01:05:24
Merci de considérer aussi la mise en place de mesures d'appui financier à nos organismes, pour pallier aux pertes de revenus combinés à des coût additionnels, et ce autant pour les programmes subventionnés par AMC que pour nos autres interventions. La survie de nombreux organismes de notre secteur en dépend.
Julie Gagné
01:05:52
Y aura-t-il de l'aide financière pour le maintien des emplois (permanence) dans les organismes de coopération internationale?
janice
01:11:29
Et qu'en est-il de l'étude de projets soumis dans le cadre d'appels de propositions- est-ce que le processus sera retardé?
asselin
01:11:32
Est-ce qu’Affaires mondiales Canada peut ouvrir une boîte de questions comme c’est l’habitude dans les appels de projets ?
Centre Solidarité Internationale
01:20:59
Allons-nous avoir les lignes directrices par écrit ?
Christine Bui - Oxfam-Québec
01:21:32
Qu’en est-il de la retenue finale pour les accords finissant sous peu?
Josée Lemire
01:21:55
Est-ce que les coûts de mise en quarantaine inclue aussi les stagiaires?
asselin
01:26:55
Merci pour a création d’une page internet!
José Luis Chinchilla - ÉEQ
01:26:59
Est-ce que le contenu-enregistrement de cette rencontre va être publié dans quelque part? site web?
Nicolas
01:29:33
oui - on le fera des que nous pourrons
Daniel Vanoverschelde
01:29:36
La quanrantaine est ele seulement pour les volontaires et employés ou aussi pour les stagiaires, ce serait bien de le clarifier pour ne pas faire place a de l'interprétation
asselin
01:32:25
Les stagiaires du programme PSIJ
Julie Gagné
01:33:24
Est-ce que le gouvernement fédéral prévoit aider les permanences des organismes sans but lucratif pour les salaires des permanents?
Veronique Mayer
01:33:34
Est-ce qu'AMC serait flexible à considérer l'impact de la diminution de la valeur du dollars canadiens et des engagements que nous avons en devises sur nos projets.
Salle Zoom CCISD
01:34:46
Versement des salaires des équipes terrain au delà d'un mois ?
Nicolas
01:35:33
ENGLISH Call will begin at 1pm ET
Julie Gagné
01:36:58
Pas nécessairement pour les organismes ayant des subventions d'AMC, mais pour les organismes sans but lucratif
Josée Lemire
01:38:52
Merci de préciser la période de 30 jours commence à partir de quelle date?
Josée Lemire
01:40:35
Merci pour cette rencontre!
José Luis Chinchilla - ÉEQ
01:40:53
Merci CCCI, AMC et toutes les organisations
SUCO INC
01:40:59
Merci beaucoup! L'information est claire et va nous aide à avancer.
Mona
01:41:34
Good afternoon everyone - please note that the call is being recorded
Vaughn & Sebastien
01:59:09
sorry we are changing
Vaughn & Sebastien
01:59:12
location
Vaughn & Sebastien
01:59:25
we will be able to contact you in 30 seconds
MarkBiglandPritchard
01:59:38
Is there information readily available on which visa offices at Canadian embassies/highcommissions/consultates are operating, and to what extent operations are being limited?
Kimberly Gibbons
02:00:22
For those that may not have seen this shared Google doc, please feel free to add relevant and credible information for all:
Janelle Frail-ACIC
02:02:42
Hi Kim, what's the link?
CBA-User
02:02:54
what shared google doc
Kimberly Gibbons
02:03:12
trying unsuccessfully to cut and paste in
Jessica Ferne
02:03:31
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1GRR3YIJMfqWxzX7q0aEtGvtYVShwBBhsBYCfOsYzVPM/edit?ts=5e6fe6cb#gid=1109123861
Janelle Frail-ACIC
02:03:54
thanks!
Kimberly Gibbons
02:05:06
thanks Jessica
Katheryn
02:05:59
Does this mean that GAC will cover the costs or is this a reference to to the Loan Program?
Prem
02:06:49
On Sunday 22nd March right from morning 7 to evening 9, every one in India country as a whole imposing self-curview, based on the call of the Indian Prime Miniter… not come outside of their houses; so whole country completely close. You all may be know that India is highest density of population in the world. So this is the care initiated by government and civil society as part of awareness development.
Andy Harrington
02:07:22
For ongoing application processes,, are timelines still the same, ie with the current FIT program
Andy Harrington
02:08:12
Calls for proposals
leisa Hirtz
02:09:29
Call for proposals for FIT is April 27th, correct?
Janet Longmore
02:09:48
Are there flexible options to help bring spouses of our Canadian staff who are awaiting spousal visa applications to be expedited so that families can be brought back to Canada together?
CBA-User
02:10:06
can desk officers not access their .gc.ca emails?
Louise Loten
02:10:26
Please clarify if there are new deadlines for the FIT Proposal deadline of April 27th.
Fred Carden
02:12:56
what is happening with project under negotiation now?
ocordero
02:17:53
Will GAC consider any unsolicited concept notes in response to COVID-19 that are congruent with what's been shared on this call?
CBA-User
02:18:02
what about quarantined interns or volunteers not just employees
Jennifer Henry KAIROS
02:18:55
Are we talking also about salaries for implementing partners local/ in country staff?
Kristen1
02:19:11
Vaughn and Sébastien, Thank you for this information and your support. Can you please clarify whether overhead and other costs can be maintained while projects are on hold?
Janet Longmore
02:19:12
I assume the salary/quarantine costs coverage for Canadians will also apply to our local/national staff in our partner countries?
Eric Smith
02:19:41
I want to echo Jennifer and Janet's questions. Very important consideration.
Alice
02:20:02
Can you clarify - office costs are eligible costs?
Jennifer
02:21:17
will these details be provided in writing by GAC as well as during this call?
Nicolas
02:22:14
GAC will publish a Q&A page online soon apparently
Janet Longmore
02:22:59
In reconsidering cost share allocations does this apply only to ‘in kind’ cost share?
carrie
02:26:49
Please clarify what is covered for quarantine costs in Canada? What needs to be provided as justification for expenses? For example can we consider a flat rate per diem to our returned volunteers, or is it cost by cost (rent, food etc..).
CBA-User
02:27:30
echoing carrie
carrie
02:27:39
Also, it is possible to confirm that returned volunteers are eligible for the Federal Temporary Income Support for Workers and Parents?
Stu Taylor - iDE Canada
02:27:57
For projects currently in process for costed extension (we are in this situation) will all new approvals be frozen, or can we expect these processes to continue?
Amyn Hyder Ali
02:28:22
need some clarification on cost sharing is it only for in-kind or cash as well
Jane GoodalI Institute - Bella Lam
02:29:10
What if there is a need to repatriate a non-Canadian expat (e.g a European national working on a GAC funded project in West Africa that may need to return to home) - would those quarantine costs be eligible?
CBA-User
02:29:24
what about requests for extensions that were going to be made at the end of this fiscal during the reporting period. Will these be considered?
MCallsen
02:29:36
When will this information from GAC be published? Our org, has several staff overseas and we should not wait until this "formally" published. How do we proceed? Should we check with our PTLs ? Precautionary principle.
rschoep
02:29:38
Will GAC increase the financial limitation of contribution agreements to cover quarantine costs for staff or is this a reallocation of funds?
Jamie Robinson
02:30:07
Can you clarify the 30 period in regards to staffing? Does this apply to permanent project staff? When should we expect further guidance?
MCallsen
02:30:16
to @CCIC when will the recording of this call be made available?
MCIC Staff
02:32:58
FIT proposals for Intake 2 are currently due on April 27. We are monitoring the situation and will be sure to provide further updates asap to those submitting. Please contact FIT directly with any questions: info@fit-fit.ca
Sanjeev Singh
02:33:43
Will GAC consider reducing the cash contribution requirement for organizations unable to meet the their commitments due to the crisis?
Jennifer Henry KAIROS
02:34:41
We are mostly talking about salary continuance for local staff while sick or unable to carry out project activities for health and safety reasons?
Marcia Scheffler
02:35:55
Will this recording be shared after the meeting?
Mona
02:36:03
To @MCallsen and everyone - we will send the recording of the call later today
Mercy Corps
02:36:09
The value of the Canadian dollar has recently decreased significantly with respect to other currencies. Will the guidance to be posted address this issue? This will have impacts on advances/transfers received during this period.
Marcia Scheffler
02:36:10
Thank you
Jennifer Henry KAIROS
02:37:57
Just a note to say that we appreciation the information, the flexibility, the willingess to talk and we care about you as staff and your families too
Kimberly Gibbons
02:39:26
Can you provide any guidance on how best to support our partners that are currently in Honduras - offline
Teika Newton
02:40:00
Thanks all for such an informative and comprehensive call. Must pop out now to chair another COVID-19 response call for our members!
Alejandra
02:40:40
Thank you so much! This very good way to engage with us!
CBA-User
02:40:43
Thanks so much GAC …"get your people back as quickly as possible, we will cover the costs!" ...so appreciated
isabelle hachette
02:40:45
Merci
jamie.charlebois
02:40:48
Thank you for this call
PWRDF
02:40:52
re getting folks back from Honduras, pls let me know if some of you have identified some helpful ways forward here
jlebert
02:40:53
Well done! Very helpful and so appreicated
Kimberly Gibbons
02:40:56
To all, thank you for sharing and working together on this in the best ways possible
Adah
02:40:56
merci
Andy Harrington
02:40:57
We deeply appreciate your call and your help Vaughn and Sebastian. Thank you
Tina Renier
02:41:00
Thank you for this call
Dan Martin, CTF/FCE
02:41:00
Thanks sincerely for your time and open responses!
James Arron (SOS HQ)
02:41:07
Much appreciated!
Jessica Ferne
02:41:09
Great call! Much appreciated
Janet Longmore
02:41:13
Thank you so much. This has been extremely helpful. Take care to all
Julie Truelove, WaterAid
02:41:14
Thanks for the guidance and discussion! Much appreciated.
Andréanne Martel Spur Change
02:41:15
Thanks Vaughn and Sebastian. And thanks CCIC team!
Jenn
02:41:16
Thank you - so very much appreciate this.
TaraWard
02:41:22
Thank you for the call, and also our Project Officer at GAC has been very helpful!
PWRDF
02:41:23
thank you for a helpful conversation
Sanjeev Singh
02:41:25
Thank you from CDF Canada!
Brianna Locke
02:41:32
thank you!! all so valuable to share with colleagues
marcelm
02:41:33
Thanks Very appreciate it - CECI
cicely
02:41:42
Thanks to hosts of call and to GAC folks for candid discussion and information
Chris Bow Valley College
02:41:43
Thank you to Vaughn, Sebastien, CCIC, CAIDP and partners for this call. Great messages for us.
Janice Hamilton
02:41:45
Thanks to everyone. Very much appreciated
Jane
02:41:48
Thank you to GAC, CAIDP, CCIC and other partners for hosting this!
Sandy Plamondon
02:41:52
Thank you for your time and guidance!
Joy Kennedy (Chair)
02:41:52
We are holding you all and partners in prayer as we live through this in the Earth Community.
Stu Taylor - iDE Canada
02:41:55
Thank you. Very much appreciate the clear and frank information in a rapidly evolving crisis.
alexandra.reano
02:41:57
Thank you from Cuso International, well appreciated !!
Brianna Locke
02:41:59
and for your ongoing help with the crisis
Kristen1
02:42:03
Thank you!
Amyn Hyder Ali
02:42:04
Any additional questions that we may have to how to communicate with GAC
nhurtubise
02:42:07
thank you to GAC for being so proactive and supportive.
ParlAmericas
02:42:13
Thank you from ParlAmericas. This was much appreciated
Jane GoodalI Institute - Bella Lam
02:42:15
Thank you for this really helpful and timely information. We appreciate the solidarity from the sector and from GAC!
Cassell
02:42:15
Thanks for this opportunity
yvette macabuag
02:42:16
sincere thanks for facilitating this call. Appreciate the clear messaging
analynn.bruce
02:42:16
Thank you very much , GAC/CCIC and everyone
CPAR
02:42:17
What about people who do not want to return to Canada? Any advice on that?
Administrator
02:42:19
if our application is ready to sbmit, can we send it in?
Kimberly Gibbons
02:42:20
Thanks Vaughan
Shobha
02:42:21
Thanks everyone from SOPAR-Bala Vikasa
Kimberly Gibbons
02:42:23
and Sebastian
Mark Brender
02:42:25
thanks everyone
Cheryl Dueck
02:42:28
Thank you from UCalgary
ChristinaTorsein
02:42:29
Thank you
Jeff de Jong
02:42:40
Thank you CCIC !
lindayati
02:42:49
thank you!!
sfitzgerald
02:42:50
Excellent input from GAC - thank you!
lf2wilso
02:42:50
Thank you. Very helpful conversation.
Alejandra
02:42:50
Thanks from waterlution.org!
Administrator
02:43:30
Thank you for the great info.