His Excellency Stépane Dion is the Candian ambassador to Germany. Before he served as Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs. As Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dion championed Canada as a global leader in the promotion of universal human rights, peace and stability efforts, and global climate action. He served as Canada’s Minister of the Environment during which he chaired the United Nations Conference on Climate Change, Minister for Official Languages, and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs. Mr. Dion was re-elected seven consecutive times to be a member of Parliament and was the leader of both the Liberal Party of Canada, and the Official Opposition in the Canadian House of Commons.