Committee Chair Charlie Flanagan believes the work of the armed forces is under-appreciated.
Continued issues in the Defence Forces will be discussed at the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence later.
It's currently chaired by former Justice Minister, Laois-Offaly Fine Gael TD Charlie Flanagan.
Representatives from PDFORRA will take questions around what can be done to help with problems like pay and retention.
Deputy Flanagan says the work of the armed forces is under-appreciated: