2003 Conference Videos: Rt. Hon. Flora MacDonald
Careers in Development Presentation
Hon. Flora MacDonald has shown a deeply-held, lifelong commitment to the interests of women and girls, in the many posts she has held in public life, and through her many, and continuing voluntary activities. She was Chairperson of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), l992-1997. Her many honours include honourary degrees from a number of Canadian and US universities, the 2000 United Nations Association in Canada Pearson Peace Medal, Companion of the Order of Canada and member of the Order of Ontario.
Ms. MacDonald continues to contribute to numerous Canadian and international organizations concerned with issues of peace and security, human rights and social development. She is currently President of the World Federalists of Canada.