Ministers François-Philippe Champagne, Luo Shugang, and Mélanie Joly

Back on the International Stage

Investments in market access has been a recurrent request of the Canadian Arts Coalition. Consistent messaging has paid off: the government keeps delivering new initiatives in the areas of trade and cultural diplomacy. Last fall’s Creative Export Strategy was welcomed news by the arts sector. It provided clarity as to the allocation of Budget 2016’s […]

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Smiling Coalition advocates in a reception room within the Parliament.

2017 in Review

The Canadian Arts Coalition articulately and strategically advanced the cause of the arts sector in 2017. Like previous years, the Coalition responded to the federal budget, prepared a pre-budget brief, hosted an Arts Day on the Hill, and participated in the Alternative Federal Budget. The Canadian Arts Coalition also continued to build relationships with MPs […]

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Looking Back on Arts Day 2017

On Thursday November 2nd, 2017, 50 arts advocates from across Canada traveled to Parliament Hill to deliver the three messages of the Canadian Arts Coalition and to thank the Federal Government for the continued investment in the Canada Council for the Arts and the Creative Canada plan. Together, our advocates spoke with Parliamentarians in order […]

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Get Ready for Arts Day 2017

Arts Day on Parliament Hill is quickly approaching, and with that comes information and resources that you can use to meet with your own MP. Whether or not you’ll be joining us in Ottawa on November 2, feel free to download and use these documents. We hope that they’ll prove useful to you when you […]

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