His is one of Canada's most prominent and respected voices on international disarmament and peace. Executive Director and co-founder of Project Ploughshares, Ernie Regehr is known for his sound judgment, balanced views and integrity. Canadian and foreign governments as well as the United Nations call upon him as an expert on disarmament. Organizations such as the World Council of Churches, the Canadian Council for International Cooperation and the Africa Peace Forum also benefit from his knowledge and insight. A dedicated humanitarian, he has made a significant contribution to Canada's international reputation as a leader in peacemaking.