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Louise Arbour Extended Biography French

Curriculum Vitae

L'Honorable Louise Arbour, C.C., G.O.Q. 


Experience professionnelle

Juillet 2009 Présidente-Directrice Génerale de International Crisis Group
Juillet 2004 à Juillet 2008 Haut Commissaire des Nations Unies aux Droits de l’Homme

Septembre 1999 à Juillet 2004

Juge à la Cour suprême du Canada
Octobre 1996 à Septembre 1999 Procureur en chef pour les Tribunaux pénaux internationaux pour l’Ex-Yougoslavie et le Rwanda
1995-1996 Nommée Commissaire pour mener une enquête sur la prison des femmes de Kingston, Ontario
1990-1999 Membre de la Cour d’appel de l’Ontario
1987-1990 Member de la Cour suprême de l’Ontario (Haute Cour de Justice)
1987 Professeure associée et Vice-doyenne, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
1977-1987 Professeure associée, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
1975 Assistante Professeure, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
1974 Chargée de cours en procedure criminelle, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
1972 Recherchiste, Commission de réforme du droit, Membre du projet sur la procedure criminelle
1971-1972 Secrétaire juridique (clerc) du Juge Louis-Philippe Pigeon, Cour suprême du Canada
1970 Stagiaire, Département légal, Ville de Montréal


Scolarité et Diplômes

1967 B.A. Collège Regina Assumpta, Montréal
1970 LL.L. (avec distinction) Faculté de droit, Université de Montréal
1970-1971 Formation au Barreau du Québec
1971 Membre du Barreau du Québec
1977 Membre du Barreau de l’Ontario


Doctorats Honorifiques

2011 Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario
2010 University of London, London
2010 Ryerson University, Toronto
2009 Simon Fraser University, Vancouver
2009 University of Guelph, Ontario
2009 University of Alberta, Edmonton
2008 Abo Akademi University , Finland
2007 Université Laval, Quebec, Canada
2007 Université de Lille, Lille, France
2006 National University of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
2006 University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
2005 University of International Relations, Moscow, Russia
2003 Université Picardie - Jules Verne, Amiens, France
2003 St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia
2002 University of Lakehead
2001 Mount Saint Vincent University
2001 University of King's College
2001 Université de Moncton
2001 Memorial University in St. John's Newfoundland
2001 Windsor University
2001 Concordia University in Montréal
2001 University of British Columbia in Vancouver
2000 Université Libre de Bruxelles
2000 University of Victoria
2000 Kingston Royal Military College
2000 Chicago-Kent College of Law
2000 Université de Montréal
2000 McMaster's University
2000 University of Western Ontario
2000 University of Toronto
2000 Glasgow University
2000 Queen's University
2000 Carleton University
1999 Law Society of Upper Canada
1999 University of New Brunswick
1999 Laurentian University
1999 Université du Québec à Montréal
1997 University of Ottawa
1995

York University


Médailles et Prix

2011 Prix Spécial du Jury de la Fondation Chirac
2011 Prix Nord-Sud du Conseil de l'Europe pour 2010
2010 Central European University Open Prize 2010, Central European University, Hongrie
2010 Légion d’honneur (Commandeur)
2009 Colombian Order of National Merit (Grand Cross)

2009

Ordre national du Québec (Grande Officière)
2009 Arthur Kroeger Award for Public Affairs
2009 Calgary Peace Prize
2009 Great Cross of the 'Orden del Mérito Civil' granted by His Majesty the King of Spain
2008 The Jackson H. Ralston Prize in International Law, Stanford University
2008 Honorary Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
2008 Henry E. and Nancy Bartels World Affairs Fellow, Cornell University
2008 United Nations Human Rights Prize
2007 Award Women Groundbreakers in the First International Courts, Open Society Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
2007 Stanley Knowles Humanitarian Award, Ontario Public Services Employees Union, Ontario, Canada
2007 Order of Canada (Companion)
2006 Award for Lifetime Achievement, Canadian Race Relations Foundation, Toronto, Ontario
2006 Award for Canadian Global Citizen Extraordinaire, International Development Relief Foundation, Toronto, Ontario
2006 Distinguished Canadian Leadership Award, University of Ottawa
2005 Woman of Distinction Award, NGO Committee on the Status of Women - New York
2005 Second Thomas J-Dodd Prize in International Justice and Human Rights, University of Connecticut
2003 Médaille de la Faculté de droit de l'Université de Montréal
2003 Inducted into International Hall of Fame - International Women's Forum
2003 Honorary Fellowship - American College of Trial Lawyers
2003 Médaille 125e anniversaire - Faculté de droit, Association des diplômés en droit - Université de Montréal
2002 Stefan A. Riesenfeld Symposium Award, Berkeley Journal of International Law
2002 Mc Gill Centre for Research and Teaching on Women Person of the Year 2002 Award
2002 Prix de la Fondation Justice dans le Monde de l'Union internationale des Magistrats, 2002 Year Award
2001 Wolfgang Freidman Memorial Award, Columbia Law School
2001 EID-UL-ADHA Award, The Association of Progressive Muslims of Ontario
2001 Médaille du Barreau du Québec
2001 National Achievement Award 2001, Jewish Women International of Canada
2000 Pennsylvania Bar Foundation's Second Annual Service to Humanity Award, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
2000 Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt Four Freedoms Medal (Freedom from Fear), Roosevelt Study Center, Middleburg, The Netherlands
2000 Women of Distinction Award, Toronto Hadassah-Wizo
2000 Peace Award, World Federalists of Canada
2000 Lord Reading Law Society's Human Rights Award
1999 Medal of Honour, International Association of Prosecutors
1999 Médaille du Mérite, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal
1999 Prix de la Fondation Louise Weiss, Paris
1998 G. Arthur Martin Award, Criminal Lawyers' Association, Toronto 1999 Medal of Honour of the International Association of Prosecutors, First Recipient
1996 Achievement Award of the Women's Law Association, Toronto
1996 Médaille de l'Université de Montréal


Activités Professionnelles

2010 Advisory Board of The Coalition for the International Criminal Court
2009 Advisor to The Belinda Stronach Foundation
2009 Honourary Member of the Nansen Refugee Awards Selecting Committee of the Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees
2009 Technical Advisory Board of the Weidemann Foundation
2009 Member of the Global Council, Women's Forum
2008 Member, Board of Trustees, International Crisis Group
2008 Honorary Council Member, Canadian Centre for International Justice
2008 Patron, Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders
2007 Member, Consultative Council of ONUART Foundation
2003 Member, Board of Editors, Journal of International Criminal Justice
2001 Honorary Bencher of Grays Inn, London, England
2001 Member of the International Council, Institute for Global Legal Studies of Washington University School of Law St-Louis, Missouri
2001 Member Advisory Board, International Journal of Constitutional Law, Oxford University Press (New York Law School)
2000-2004 Member, Board of Trustees, International Crisis Group
2000 Honorary Member, Golden Key National Honour Society
2000 Honorary Member, American Society of International Law
1999-2009 Honorary Professor, University of Warwick, Coventry, U.K
1992 Lifetime Member of l'Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario
1987 Vice President, Canadian Civil Liberties Association