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CANCELLED — COVID-19 – The Way that Women Deal with Global Issues

March 25 @ 11:30 - 14:30



This Event has been Cancelled.   The Army Officer’s Mess in Ottawa has closed due to Covid-19 global pandemic.  

CACOR cordially invites you to the First 2020 CACOR Presentation and Workshop

Date: Wednesday March 25th 2020

Title:  The Way that Women Deal with Global Issues

Presenter: Huguette Labelle

Time: 12.-2:00pm

Place: Army Officers’ Mess, 149 Somerset Street West, Ottawa

Cost:  $25 general admission; $20 for members, their spouses and student guests. The downstairs ante-room and dining area will be open at 11:30am for those who wish to meet and greet friends and colleagues prior to the session.

Please confirm attendance by   email to  ggicacor@gmail.com   on or before Sunday March 22.  If you try to register in any other manner, there is no guarantee that food or seating will be available.  Please remember that CACOR is responsible for payment of guests who have registered. If you register and need to change your commitment, please inform us as well before Sunday March 22nd.  Thank you for your assistance in this matter. We unfortunately will follow up with an invoice for those who were not able to honour their commitment.

In order to accommodate all members, associates and guests please indicate your presence to this event as soon as possible. Please indicate as well your dietary needs: vegetarian, vegan or other.

About the presentation

‘Given the list of global issues facing humanity, it is time to observe women leaders as Heads of States and Governments and national and international institutions. Are there common characteristics in the way that they discharge their responsibilities and deal with these world issues? What can we learn from these observations?

As we deal with current and foreseeable issues, where are the gaps in gender inequality and how can these be bridged?’

  About the presenter

Huguette Labelle  C.C., Ph.d., LL,D

Huguette Labelle has served for a period of nineteen years as Deputy Minister of different Canadian Government departments including Secretary of State, Transport Canada, the Public Service Commission and the Canadian International Development Agency. A former Chancellor of the University of Ottawa, former Chair of transparency International and former Board member of the UN Global Compact. She has also served on several additional boards.

She is currently Chair of the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments,  Chair of the IACC Council, Vice-Chair of the Rideau Hall Foundation Board, Vice-Chair of the International Senior Advisory Board of the International Anti-Corruption Academy, member of the Advisory Group to the OECD Secretary General on Anti-Corruption and Integrity, member of the Board of the Global Centre for Pluralism, Board member of Global Financial Integrity, Board member of the Aga Khan Museum, member of the IIRC Governance and Nominations Committee and Chair of the Selection Committee for Master’s Scholarships on Sustainable Energy Development.








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