Member of the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation and the Director of the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto, was appointed Officer of the Order of Canada on 1 July 2015. 

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...on ways of preventing injection drug use and the spread of addiction. 2012 Trudeau scholar Dan Werb is one of the inaugural recipients of the Avenir Award from the US National Institute on Drug Abuse.

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The sixteen 2015 Trudeau scholars are exceptional Canadian students who have distinguished themselves through academic excellence, civic engagement, and a commitment to reaching beyond academic circles. The cohort joins a network of some 370 promising researchers, outstanding intellectuals, and seasoned decision-makers committed to applying their knowledge and skills to pressing Canadian and global issues.

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Doctoral student Tahnee Prior is one of the 16 most recent Trudeau scholars. In this interview on University of Waterloo's website, she talks about how climate change magnifies gender inequality. 

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On June 4, 2013 Trudeau Fellow Jean Leclair gave a Trudeau Lecture entitled "Imagining Canada in a Disanchanted World" at the annual congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, as part of the Big Thinking Lecture series. Other members of the Foundation community, including Joseph Yvon Thériault, were also present at Congress 2015.

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The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation encourages research, reflection and action in four areas important to Canadians: human rights and dignityresponsible citizenshipCanada's role in the world, and people and their natural environment. The Foundation works through four programs: it grants doctoral scholarships, it awards fellowships to distinguished academics, it appoints mentors and it holds public conferences.