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Order of Canada

Lloyd Axworthy, P.C., O.C., O.M., Ph.D.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Lloyd Axworthy, P.C., O.C., O.M., Ph.D. O.C. Winnipeg
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada May 8, 2003 December 12, 2003
A member of Parliament for over 20 years, Lloyd Axworthy has played a prominent role in Canadian public affairs. As minister of Foreign Affairs, he was highly praised for his vision and diplomacy in advancing the concepts of human security and peace building. He provided exceptional leadership on challenging issues such as anti-personnel mines, the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons, the establishment of the International Criminal Court and the plight of child soldiers in Africa. He continues to encourage human security policies in his current role as director and chief executive officer of the Liu Centre for the Study of Global Issues.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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