Stephen Cornish

CEO / PDG - David Suzuki Foundation

Stephen Cornish

CEO – David Suzuki Foundation

Expertise: crisis management, organizational leadership, international negotiations

General Manager of Doctors Without Borders / Doctors Without Borders Canada until 2017, Stephen holds a Master’s degree in Global Risk Management and Crisis Management from Paris-Sorbonne University as well as a Bachelor of Distinction from Carleton University. He is a board member of Youth Challenge International and an honorary board member of the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment.

PDG – Fondation David Suzuki

Expertise: gestion de crise, leadership organisationnel, négociations internationales

Directeur général de Médecins sans frontières / Médecins sans frontières Canada jusqu’en 2017, Stephen est titulaire d’une maîtrise en gestion des risques mondiaux et en gestion de crises de l’Université Paris-Sorbonne et d’un baccalauréat avec distinction de l’Université Carleton. Il est membre du conseil d’administration de Youth Challenge International et membre honoraire du conseil d’administration de l’Association canadienne des médecins pour l’environnement.

My Sessions

Closing Plenary Day 1: Linking Climate Change and Migration for Better Canadian Foreign Policy

Room 118

Two of the largest global issues of our time are climate change and migration. Thinking about these interconnected issues, how do they relate to Canadian Foreign Policy thinking and priorities? Where can Canada lead on these files, domestically and globally? How does Canadian leadership on these files serve a global and domestic interest and why should […]

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