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  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

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Caring Canadian Award
Caring Canadian Award
September 19, 2014 - Her Excellency Sharon Johnston presented the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award to 10 local volunteers during a special presentation on the occasion of the LiveWorkPlay organization’s Annual General Meeting, in Ottawa.
Sunset Ceremony
Sunset Ceremony
September 19, 2014 - His Excellency was the reviewing officer at the Sunset Ceremony marking the 100th anniversaries of the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry and the Royal 22e Régiment. The ceremony was held on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
September 19, 2014 - The Governor General took part in the opening ceremonies of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, Manitoba. His Excellency is patron of the Museum.
100th Anniversary of PPCLI
100th Anniversary of PPCLI
September 18, 2014 - Their Excellencies and the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, Colonel-in-Chief of the PPCLI and 26th governor general of Canada, marked the 100th anniversary of service to Canada by Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI), at Rideau Hall.
Courtesy Call
Courtesy Call
September 17, 2014 - Their Excellencies met with His Excellency Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine, and his spouse Mrs. Maryna Poroshenko, at Rideau Hall. 
Courtesy Call
Courtesy Call
September 17, 2014 - Their Excellencies met with Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, at Rideau Hall, on the occasion of their official visit to Canada.
Public Service Award of Excellence
Public Service Award of Excellence
September 16, 2014 - The Governor General presented the Public Service Award of Excellence 2014 to recognize employees who demonstrated excellence and key leadership competencies.
Savour Fall at Rideau Hall
Savour Fall at Rideau Hall
September 13, 2014 - Harvest and food enthusiasts enjoyed the simple pleasures of the fall season during Savour Fall at Rideau Hall hosted by Their Excellencies.
Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony
Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony
September 12, 2014 - The Governor General presided over an Order of Canada investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall. As chancellor and Principal Companion of the Order, he bestowed the honour on 49 recipients.