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International Components of the Party


The International Relations Committee (IRC) of the party is a sub-committee of the Federal Executive. It meets 4 times a year, and acts as the consultative and coordinating body of the party regarding its activities on the international stage. Additional meetings are called to prepare resolutions for Liberal International and ALDE Committee meetings and Congresses in conjunction with the Party's delegates to these meetings.



Parliamentary Party Backbench Committee on International Affairs (commonly known as IAT - International Affairs Team) is a parliamentary body of MPs/Peers and specialists in the International Affairs. IAT meets on a weekly basis in Parliament ad serves as an advisory body and discussion forum on international policies and developments.


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