Book Event at the University of Waterloo
October 21, 2016 - The Governor General presented his recently published book The Idea of Canada: Letters to a Nation at the University of Waterloo.
Education and the Economy Summit
October 21, 2016 - The Governor General delivered a keynote address at the City of Ottawa’s Education and the Economy Summit.
Public Service Award of Excellence
October 20, 2016 - The Governor General and Mr. Michael Wernick, Clerk of the Privy Council, Secretary to the Cabinet and Head of the Public Service, presented the 2016 Public Service Award of Excellence in Ottawa.
2016 National Poppy Campaign
October 19, 2016 - The symbolic first poppy of The Royal Canadian Legion's 2016 National Poppy Campaign was presented at Rideau Hall.
Meeting with Prime Minister of France
October 12, 2016 - The Governor General met with His Excellency Manuel Valls, Prime Minister of the French Republic, at Rideau Hall.
2016 Growth Summit
October 12, 2016 - Governor General David Johnston delivered an address on the importance of supporting and celebrating talent across Canada at the first Growth Summit hosted by Public Policy Forum, in Ottawa.
Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award in Montréal
October 11, 2016 - The Governor General presented The Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award to more than 60 young people from across Canada during a ceremony in Montréal.