2007 Conference Videos: The Rt. Hon. Michaëlle Jean
Closing Keynote, Thursday
Michaëlle Jean has been the Governor General of Canada since September 27, 2005. Jean is a master of languages being fluent in English, French, Spanish, Italian and and Haïtian Kréyòl. She was a reporter for Radio-Canada and hosted news and affaires programmes including Actuel, Montréal ce soir, and Virages and Le Point, Le Monde ce soir, l'Édition québécoise, Horizons francophones, Les Grands reportages, Le Journal RDI, and RDI ˆ l'écoute, CBC Newsworld, The Passionate Eye and Rough Cuts. She began her own show - Michaëlle - in 2004 as well. Additionally, she and her husband Jean-Daniel Lafond have made films, of which one of the most well knows is the award winning film Haïti dans tous nos rêves (Haïti in all Our Dreams).