Jean Chrétien

Podium

Jean Chrétien

Former prime minister Jean Chrétien presents a speech at the Canada Leading the World Conference, Toronto, Ont., December 11, 2007. The conference is held in celebration of the work of former prime minister Lester B. Pearson.

Mr. Chrétien reflects on Mr. Pearson’s life and achievements, including his 1957 Nobel Peace Prize victory. Mr. Chrétien also discusses Canada’s international leadership role.