The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

The Governor General of Canada Index Page

Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony
Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony
September 23, 2016 - The Governor General presided over an Order of Canada investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall and bestowed the honour on 46 deserving Canadians.
Meeting with Premier of China
Meeting with Premier of China
Septembre 22, 2016 - Their Excellencies met with His Excellency Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, and Madam Cheng Hong, at Rideau Hall.
Architecture  and Landscape Architecture
Architecture and Landscape Architecture

September 20, 2016 - The Governor General presented the 2016 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture and the 2016 Governor General’s Medal in Landscape Architecture during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.

Canada Army Run 2016
Canada Army Run 2016
September 18, 2016 - Their Excellencies cheered on the more than 20,000 participants in the Canada Army Run 2016.
 Global Fund Conference
Global Fund Conference
September 17, 2016 - His Excellency met with world leaders at the Fifth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in Montréal.
Order of Merit of the Police Forces
Order of Merit of the Police Forces
September 16, 2016 - The Governor General recognized conspicuous merit and exceptional service by members and employees of Canadian police forces whose contributions extend beyond protection of the community.
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award in Toronto
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award in Toronto
September 15, 2016 - The Governor General presented The Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award to more than 60 young people from across Canada during a visit to Toronto.
 Woodrow Wilson Award
Woodrow Wilson Award
September 14, 2016 - The Governor General was honoured with the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service. The Wilson Center’s Canada Institute presents this award to individuals who have served with distinction in public life.
Visit to Fort Qu'Appelle
Visit to Fort Qu'Appelle
September 13, 2016 - His Excellency delivered a speech at the Treaty No. 4 Protocol Ceremony hosted by Chief Lynn Acoose of the Treaty No. 4 Executive Council in Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan.