Manitoba Lieutenant Governor

Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

The Honourable Anita R. Neville, P.C., O.M.

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“Unconscious Bias and Debunking Stereotypes” – second presentation in the “Reconciliation Through Education” series.

April 3, 2024

“RECONCILIATION THROUGH EDUCATION” Lieutenant-Governor of Manitoba and the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation to partner on a seven-part free public speakers’ series at Government House Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville is pleased to announce a new initiative, in partnership with the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR), to provide Manitobans the opportunity to learn […]

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Message from His Majesty The King for the Commonwealth Day Service of Celebration

March 11, 2024

The seventy-fifth anniversary of The Commonwealth is a moment to reflect on the remarkable journey that our unique family of free and independent nations has made since 1949. Last year, The Bahamas celebrated its fiftieth anniversary of Independence, as Grenada has this year, and Papua New Guinea will next year.  Each of these milestones – […]

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“RECONCILIATION THROUGH EDUCATION” Lieutenant-Governor of Manitoba and the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation to partner on a seven-part free public speakers’ series at Government House

March 7, 2024

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville is pleased to announce a new initiative, in partnership with the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR), to provide Manitobans the opportunity to learn about the truth of our history from First Nations, Métis and Inuit knowledge keepers. Presenters will share experience and insight on how all we can all […]

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“Tech’s Role in Shaping Manitoba’s Future – Why Winnipeg for Tech?” with Joelle Foster, Kelly Fournel, Paul Card and Adam Vitt

February 27, 2024

Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work to make […]

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“Folk Gems of Eastern Europe” with Kathryn Young, Caitlin Broms-Jacobs and Madeline Hildebrand

January 31, 2024

Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work to make […]

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Lieutenant-Governor Requests Nominations For Annual Historical Award

January 11, 2024

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville is encouraging the public to nominate worthy Manitobans who have provided prolonged and meritorious service in the preservation and promotion of Manitoba history for an award, presented in consultation with the Manitoba Historical Society (MHS). “I am pleased to continue this award started in 2011 to recognize community-minded individuals who devote […]

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Lieutenant-Governor to Present Award for Advancement of Interreligious Understanding

January 8, 2024

Lt.-Gov. Anita Neville will present the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for the Advancement of Interreligious Understanding to Reverend Doctor Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd at a ceremony at Government House on Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 5 p.m. Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd has served rural and urban United churches for thirty years. She has brought a commitment to […]

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“What to do in Manitoba in Winter” with Ashley Hoeppner from Travel Manitoba

January 2, 2024

2024 Kickoff for the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans to attend the first presentation in 2024 of a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work […]

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A Holiday Message from the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

December 28, 2023

The festive season is traditionally a time of goodwill, celebration, and thoughtful reflection on the year gone by, and the promise of the new one to come. There is a prevailing sense of hope and optimism for the days ahead, stirred by the holiday spirit that so often brings out the very best in Manitobans. […]

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Lieutenant-Governor Kicks Off Sharing Hope Initiative With Food Donation to Agape Table

December 18, 2023

Earlier today Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville visited Agape Table to deliver over 300 pounds of non-perishable food items collected through the Lieutenant Governor’s Sharing Hope Initiative, a program through which the lieutenant-governor invites guests to bring non-perishable food items when attending Government House events. “As lieutenant-governor, I want to use my voice to do what […]

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75th Birthday of His Majesty King Charles III

November 14, 2023

As His Majesty the King’s representative in Manitoba and on behalf of Manitobans, I extend birthday greetings to His Majesty the King on the occasion of his 75th birthday. I have sent a letter of congratulations to His Majesty and noted that Manitobans remember with great fondness his visits to our province as Prince Charles. […]

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A Remembrance Day Message from the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

November 11, 2023

On Remembrance Day, Canadians across our country gather to honour the brave men and women who are a proud part of the enduring legacy of honour and excellence of our country’s armed forces.  We honour those who have served, those who continue to serve, and those who made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our […]

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A Message from the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

November 9, 2023

Indigenous Veterans have an admirable record of service in Canada’s armed forces, contributing greatly to our military’s outstanding reputation of honour and excellence at home and around the world.  On Nov. 8, we honour those who have served, those who continue to serve, and those who made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our great […]

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Lieutenant-Governor Requests Nominations for the Lieutenant Governor’s Community Leadership Awards

November 6, 2023

Nominations are now being accepted for the Lieutenant Governor’s Community Leadership Awards, to be presented to four deserving individuals from across the province as part of the 40th Annual Volunteer Awards hosted by Volunteer Manitoba. The gala will take place on Thursday, April 18, 2024, at the Club Regent Event Centre.   “Everywhere I go, […]

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“You’ve Got Mail: A User Guide to Protecting Your Online A$$ets” with Mathieu Manaigre

October 31, 2023

Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events   Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work to […]

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Lieutenant-Governor to Receive First Poppy of Annual Legion Campaign

October 25, 2023

At 1 p.m. tomorrow, Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville will be presented with the first poppy of this year’s annual Royal Canadian Legion fundraiser at Government House, 10 Kennedy St. by Comrade Ernie Tester, president, Royal Canadian Legion Provincial Command. “Wearing the poppy demonstrates our understanding of Canada’s national debt of gratitude owed to all veterans,” […]

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“Ukraine’s Quest for Freedom and Canada’s Vital Humanitarian and Military Aid” with Dr. Orest Cap

September 26, 2023

Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work to make […]

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The Lieutenant Governor’s Sharing Hope Initiative

September 14, 2023

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville today announced the launch of the Lieutenant Governor’s Sharing Hope Initiative, a program through which guests will be invited to bring non-perishable food items when attending Government House events. “As lieutenant-governor, I want to use my voice to do what I can to raise awareness of food insecurity throughout our province […]

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Yazidi Genocide in Broad Daylight

August 29, 2023

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work to make the province better for […]

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Manitoba’s Lieutenant Governor Visits Corn and Apple Festival in Morden

August 28, 2023

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A Message from the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

July 1, 2023

A time for unity, and celebration, Canada Day inspires citizens from coast to coast to coast to gather, in collective national pride, as we mark the anniversary of 156th anniversary of Confederation. Together, we celebrate Canada – a vibrant nation of majestic beauty revered for its rich multicultural mosaic and democratic social values. The Canadian […]

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A Statement from the Honourable Anita R. Neville, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

June 16, 2023

On behalf of all Manitobans, I am shocked and heartbroken to learn about the unfathomable tragedy near the Town of Carberry earlier today. I have complete confidence in the exceptional emergency response and health-care workers, and I know they are doing absolutely everything they can. This is a devastating tragedy for our province, and I […]

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“Enlightened Allyship” with Clan Mothers Healing Village

June 8, 2023

“ENLIGHTENED ALLYSHIP” WITH Clan Mothers Healing Village Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans […]

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Lieutenant Governor Presents Historical Preservation Award to Four Manitobans

May 18, 2023

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville will present the Lieutenant Governor’s Historical Preservation and Promotion awards at 5 p.m. today at Government House to four Manitobans for their meritorious service in the preservation and promotion of the province’s history and heritage.   This year’s award recipients are: Douglas (Doug) Evans (Winnipeg); Nelson Gerrard (Arborg); Richard (Dick) Remus […]

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A Message from The Honourable Anita R. Neville, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

May 8, 2023

On behalf of all Manitobans, it is my honour and privilege to extend congratulations to His Royal Highness King Charles III and Queen Camilla, on this Coronation day – a historical milestone for the British monarchy, the Commonwealth and, indeed, world history. This monumental day ushers in a new era of leadership as His Majesty […]

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“A Daytripper’s Guide to Manitoba Exporing Canada’s Undiscovered Province” with Bartley Kives

May 3, 2023

Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and […]

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“From Eaton’s Basement and Saturday Shopping to Reimagining Portage Place: Downtown Winnipeg Then and Now”

March 28, 2023

With Dr. Jino Distasio, Professor, Department of Geography, University of Winnipeg Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events […]

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“Embracing Equity” with Isha Khan, CEO, Canadian Museum for Human Rights

March 7, 2023

Next Presentation in the Lieutenant Governor’s Evenings at Government House Series of Free Public Events Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and […]

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Lieutenant Governor to Present Award for Advancement of Inter-religious Understanding

February 6, 2023

Lt.-Gov. Anita Neville will present the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for the Advancement of Interreligious Understanding to Bill L. Weissmann at a ceremony at Government House on Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 5 p.m. A member of the Jewish community, Weissmann has had a long career as a bridge builder and goodwill ambassador. In his decades-long vocation […]

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“Evenings at Government House” featuring Tina Keeper

February 2, 2023

INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES AND THE ARTS Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the next presentation in a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and inspiring Manitobans who, through words and deeds, continually work to […]

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Lieutenant Governor Requests Nominations For Annual Historical Award

January 16, 2023

Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville is encouraging the public to nominate worthy Manitobans who have provided prolonged and meritorious service in the preservation and promotion of Manitoba history for an award, presented in consultation with the Manitoba Historical Society. “Since 2011, this award has formally recognized Manitobans who have spent countless hours preserving and promoting the […]

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Evenings at Government House

January 3, 2023

  “EVENINGS AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE” Inaugural Event Featuring DAYNA SPIRING President and CEO Economic Development Winnipeg Lt.-Gov. Anita R. Neville invites Manitobans – particularly those who have never visited Government House before – to attend the first of a series of free public events designed to welcome Manitobans into Government House and showcase outstanding and […]

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Anita Neville – The Canadian Jewish News Interview

November 5, 2022

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Anita R. Neville Sworn in as Manitoba’s 26th Lieutenant-Governor

October 24, 2022

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‘Age just a number,’ says woman about to be Manitoba’s oldest lieutenant-governor

August 24, 2022

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The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Anita Neville as the new Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba

August 15, 2022

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Statement from Premier Heather Stefanson on the Appointment of Anita Neville as next Lieutenant-Governor of Manitoba

August 15, 2022

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