Travel expense report for the Prime Minister and Premiers/Ec. Dev./Consul Gen of India meetings, February 10 to 15, 2023

Department: Health and Social Services, Energy, Mines and Resources, Yukon Development Corperation, Executive Council Office and Yukon Housing Corperation.

Location: Ottawa

Purpose of the trip: The Premier and his team met with the other Premiers from across Canada to discuss initiatives and coordination between Premiers to advance discussions with federal counterparts. Meetings were had with Federal Ministers to discuss upcoming projects that the Yukon would like to see prioritized in the Federal Budget and further discussions on health funding to the Yukon. The Premier also was an award presenter for the Arctic Inspiration Prize that went to Diane Strand and her team for their work on an after treatment on the land program. The Premier met with the Ambassador of Japan while in Ottawa to discuss trade, tourism and other opportunities between Japan and the Yukon and the Consul General of India in Vancouver to discuss health care professionals and partnership between the Yukon and India.


  • Ranj Pillai, Premier
  • Jason Cunning, Chief of staff
  • Renée Francoeur, Senior Communications Advisor

Total travel expenditures for participants

Airfare: $7,362.00
Accommodation: $4,757.67
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $1,432.63

Total costs for this trip: $13,552.30

Individual participant travel expenditures

Premier Ranj Pillai (February 5 to 12)

Airfare: $2,400.16
Accommodation: $2,044.95
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $607.84

Total costs for this trip: $5,052.95

Jason Cunning (February 5 to 10)

Airfare: $2,313.68
Accommodation: $1,309.49
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $414.35

Total costs for this trip: $4,037.52

Renée Francoeur (February 5 to 10)

Airfare: $2,648.16
Accommodation: $1,403.23
Other (per diems, taxi, etc.): $410.44

Total costs for this trip: $4,461.83

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