Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Issue No. 50 - Minutes of Proceedings - September 27, 2018
OTTAWA, Thursday, September 27, 2018
The Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade met this day at 10:30 a.m., in room
160-S, Centre Block, the chair, the Honourable A. Raynell Andreychuk, presiding.
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Andreychuk, Ataullahjan, Bovey, Cordy, Cormier,
Dawson, Greene, Massicotte and Oh (9).
In attendance: Natalie Mychajlyszyn, Marion Ménard and Nadia Faucher, Analysts, Parliamentary Information and
Research Services, Library of Parliament; and Stav Nitka, Communications Officer, Senate Communications Directorate.
Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Thursday, October 26, 2017, the committee continued its
study on the impact and utilization of Canadian culture and arts in Canadian foreign policy and diplomacy, and other
related matters. (For complete text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 34.)
Christophe Rivet, President.
The chair made a statement.
Mr. Rivet made a statement and answered questions.
At 11:34 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.