Diplomacy

Harper appointees replaced, more women added to Canada’s roster of ambassadors

The government has yet to announce who will fill positions in Afghanistan, Indonesia, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, and Nigeria.

Vivian Bercovici, Canada's current envoy to Israel and a Harper-era political appointee, will be replaced by Deborah Lyons, who currently holds the position of ambassador to Afghanistan. Photograph courtesy of Global Affairs Canada

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:00 AM

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