Envoys select top 12 ambassadors of the year at third annual bash
They were recognized for their work promoting public diplomacy and helping ‘bring the world to Canada,’ as the dean of the diplomatic corps put it.
Cuban Ambassador to Canada Josefina Vidal, centre, accepts her prize as one of the 12 envoys selected as an ambassador of the year. Handing out her prize at the March 11 event were Pierre Thibault, University of Ottawa’s assistant dean at the faculty of civil law, left, and Solomon Anu’a Gheyle Azoh-Mbi, dean of the diplomatic corps and high commissioner of Cameroon.
The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia