The 2014 Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case Ceremony can now be viewed on our EVA TV YouTube page. Heartfelt thanks to Status of Women Canada for the great honour, and for sharing this video with us.
EVA BC’s Executive Director Tracy Porteous was among the five recipients of the awards honouring individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the quality of life for women and girls in Canada. Tracy’s segment begins at 24:05.
Congratulations again to the five recipients of the Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case! The recipients of this year’s awards are:
Elizabeth Atcheson – Toronto, Ontario
Louise Champoux-Paillé – Montréal, Quebec
Tracy Porteous – Vancouver, British Columbia
Chantal Thanh Laplante – Moncton, New Brunswick (Youth Recipient)
Emilie Nicolas – Toronto, Ontario (Youth Recipient)