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Doug Roche

Doug Roche is a distinguished Canadian diplomat and peacemaker. He has a history of diplomat work with positions such as Canada’s Ambassador for Disarment (1984), Honorary President of the World Federation of the United Nations (1985), and United Nations, and as chairman of the United Nations Disarment Committee (1988). He served as the Progressive Conservative Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Strathcona during the 1970s. In 1976, at a town hall meeting, Roche said “the rights of homosexuals are not a major priority for me at present” after being asked about if he would support gay civil rights protection in the House of Commons.

Names Doug Roche (altName)
BE [n76.159] Douglas Roche (Main)

BE [“Profile: Douglas Roche, O.C., K.C.S.G.,” Parliament of Canada, n.d., https://lop.parl.ca/sites/ParlInfo/default/en_CA/People/Profile?personId=15507]

Douglas James Roche (altName)

BE [http://www.gg.ca/honour.aspx?id=3048&t=12&ln=roche&lan=eng(http://goo.gl/BjgQjj)]

Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/DROC/
https://viaf.org/viaf/59059786/
Birth Date 1926/06/14
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/MON/
Identities Canadian

BG [“Profile – Douglas Roche, O.C., K.C.S.G.,” Parliament of Canada, n.d., https://lop.parl.ca/sites/ParlInfo/default/en_CA/People/Profile?personId=15507]

Occupations Writer
1956

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Editor
notBefore(1950) - notAfter(1970)

“Profile: Douglas Roche, O.C., K.C.S.G.,” Parliament of Canada, n.d., https://lop.parl.ca/sites/ParlInfo/default/en_CA/People/Profile?personId=15507

Reporter
1949 - 1950

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PoliticalCorrespondent
1953 - 1955

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Writer
1956

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Columnist
1956

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MP (PC-Edmonton Strathcona); MP (PC-Edmonton South) Politician
1972/10/30 - 1984

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Government
1979/10/01 - 1979/12/14

“Profile: Douglas Roche, O.C., K.C.S.G.,” Parliament of Canada, n.d., https://lop.parl.ca/sites/ParlInfo/default/en_CA/People/Profile?personId=15507

Government
1979/10/01 - 1979/12/14

BCDE [“Profile: Douglas Roche, O.C., K.C.S.G.,” Parliament of Canada, n.d., https://lop.parl.ca/sites/ParlInfo/default/en_CA/People/Profile?personId=15507]

Visiting Professor at University of Alberta, taught 'War or Peace in the 21st Century?' HigherEducation
1989

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Orders of Merit Officer of the Order of Canada (1992-04-30) The Diamond Jubilee Medal The Golden Jubilee Medal
Associated Places University of Alberta (Employee)
1989

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Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/CON/ (Member)
1971 - 1984/07/09

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Associated Periodicals https://lglc.ca/periodical/p204/ (Reporter)
1949 - 1950

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https://lglc.ca/periodical/The Ensign/ (Editor)

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https://lglc.ca/periodical/Catholic Universe Bulletin/ (Writer)
1956 - 1957

http://collectionscanada.gc.ca/pam_archives/index.php?fuseaction=genitem.displayItem&lang=eng&rec_nbr=3940549(http://goo.gl/8EsHqc)

https://lglc.ca/periodical/Catholic Universe Bulletin/ (Columnist)
1956 - 1957

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https://lglc.ca/periodical/The Sign Magazine/ (Editor)
1957 - 1965

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https://lglc.ca/periodical/Western Catholic Reporter/ (FoundingMember)

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https://lglc.ca/periodical/p112/ (Columnist)
1989 - 1993

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