ESS / Douglas M. Johnston Lecture: Building Arctic Leadership: Prosperous People and a Healthy Environment
9th Annual Douglas M. Johnston Lecture
Building Arctic Leadership: Prosperous People and a Healthy Environment
Mary Simon, QC, comes from Kuujjuaq, Nunavik (Arctic Quebec and recently published A New Shared Arctic Leadership Report with
recommendations on education, infrastructure and environmental
protection in Canada’s Arctic. Mary is the former past president of the
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, the National Inuit Organization and was the
Chairperson of the National Committee on Inuit Education. She is an
Officer of the Order of Canada, Recipient of the National Order of
Quebec, the Gold Order of Greenland, the National Aboriginal Achievement
Award, the Gold Order of the Canadian Geographic Society, the Symons
Medal, the Governor General's Northern Award and has been inducted into
the International Women's Hall of Fame. Mary is a Fellow of the Arctic
Institute of North America and of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society.
Ondaatje Hall, McCain Builiding, 6135 University Ave.
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