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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Foreign Affairs and International Trade

First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16-17-18

Chair: The Honourable A. RAYNELL ANDREYCHUK

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Issue No. 53

Twenty-fifth and twenty-sixth meetings:
Study on the impact and utilization of Canadian culture and arts in Canadian foreign policy and diplomacy, and other related matters


Forty-second meeting:
Study on foreign relations and international trade generally


Thursday, November 1, 2018

National Film Board:

Claude Joli-Coeur, Commissioner and Chairperson.

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal:

Madeleine Careau, Chief Executive Officer.

National Endowment for Democracy:

Christopher Walker, Vice President, Studies and Analysis (by video conference).

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Global Affairs Canada:

Cheryl Urban, Director General, South America and Inter-American Affairs;

Jean-Paul Lemieux, Director, South America Relations;

Glen McPherson, Deputy Director, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay;

Jean-Luc Pilon, Senior Desk Office, Brazil.


The Honourable A. Raynell Andreychuk, Chair

The Honourable Paul J. Massicotte, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Ataullahjan, Boehm, Bovey, Cordy, Dawson, *Day (or Mercer), Dean, Greene, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), (or Mitchell), Housakos, Mockler, Ngo, *Smith (or Martin), *Woo (or Saint-Germain)

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 12-5 and to the order of the Senate of November 7, 2017, membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The Honourable Senator Mockler replaced the Honourable Senator Oh (November 7, 2018).

The Honourable Senator Boehm replaced the Honourable Senator Saint-Germain (November 7, 2018).

The Honourable Senator Dean replaced the Honourable Senator Marwah (October 29, 2018).