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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
2 hours ago
Today marks the 60th anniversary of the Canadian Coast Guard. @CoastGuardCAN works to ensure the safety of mariners in Canadian waters and protect Canada’s marine environment. Thank you for your ongoing service! #CelebrateExcellence
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
9 hours ago
“On Bell Let’s Talk Day, let’s remind ourselves to check in with each other, to listen to one another, to talk about mental health and to put kindness first, always.” – Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada #BellLetsTalk #EndTheStigma
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
a day ago
Elder Ruth Christie was recently appointed Member of the #OrderofCanada . A respected Elder, storyteller and knowledge keeper, she has significantly contributed to preserving and disseminating regional and Indigenous history in Manitoba and beyond. #GGHonours
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Governor General of Canada
2 days ago
#GGSimon participated in an event honouring Canada’s first woman astronaut, Roberta Bondar. This virtual celebration marked the 30th anniversary of Bondar’s historic eight-day mission aboard Space Shuttle Discovery in January 1992. #CelebrateExcellence
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Governor General of Canada
6 days ago
Carl-Éric Aubin was recently appointed Officer of the #OrderOfCanada . Noted professor and researcher, he has built bridges between engineering and musculoskeletal medicine to support the development of innovative treatments for spinal deformations. #GGHonours
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
8 days ago
Despite the ongoing pandemic, we are finding ways to continue our programs and serve Canadians. Today, #GGSimon met with new parliamentarians virtually to explain the important roles of the governor general and the #GGResidences . #EngageParlDiplo
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Governor General of Canada
9 days ago
“How great it was to see Rideau Hall’s historic rink open this weekend—to the extent COVID-19 and circumstances allow. So many great skaters. Wow!” — #GGSimon
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
11 days ago
A message from Governor General Mary Simon on the passing of Alexa McDonough, the first woman to lead a major political party in Canada. #GGSimon
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Governor General of Canada
12 days ago
Lucille Harper was appointed Member of the #OrderOfCanada . Long-time executive director of the Antigonish Women’s Centre and Sexual Assault Services Association, she is celebrated for her exemplary activism against sexual and gender-based violence. #GGHonours
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Governor General of Canada
15 days ago
Congratulations to Robert Small, who was recently appointed Member of the #OrderOfCanada ! Creator of the Black History Month Legacy posters, he was recognized for his long-standing commitment to promoting the successes of the Black community. #GGHonours
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
20 days ago
Ginette Mantha was recently appointed Member of the #OrderOfCanada . As founder and general manager of Préma-Québec, she has improved the lives of 1000s of premature children by providing their families with resources and support. #GGHonours
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
25 days ago
Happy New Year! 🎊
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@GGCanada
Governor General of Canada
27 days ago
“A new year gives us a new beginning and new hope for tomorrow.” As 2021 comes to a close, #GGSimon would like to share the following message with Canadians.
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