Calgary Peace Prize

Under the patronage of Her Honour, the Honourable Lois E. Mitchell, CM, AOE, LLD, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta, the Calgary Peace Prize recognizes outstanding individuals from the global community who work towards making the world a more just, safer and less violent place.

2019 Recipient

Mount Royal University will recognize his Excellency, Anote Tong for his long and sustained efforts towards raising awareness and combating climate change.

Event Details

April 3, 2019
7 p.m. — VIP Reception
8:15 p.m. — Award Ceremony and Panel Discussion

Jack Singer Concert Hall Lobby
Arts Commons
2015 8 Ave SE

Purchase your tickets here.

VIP Reception

7 – 8 p.m.
$100 (includes all fees)
Arts Commons’ Founders Room
Join us for a reception to celebrate Anote Tong’s efforts. Guests will have the opportunity to meet his Excellency, listen to live music and enjoy beverages and appetizers. Ticket includes complimentary wine.

Award Ceremony and Panel Discussion

8:15 – 9:30 p.m.
General, $25 (includes all fees)
Student/low income, $8 (includes all fees)
Arts Commons’ Jack Singer Concert Hall Lobby
The Calgary Peace Prize Organizing Committee and the John de Chastelain Peace Studies Initiative will present his Excellency Anote Tong with the Calgary Peace Prize award. This will be followed by an engaging panel discussion on climate change.


Thank you to our 2019 Calgary Peace Prize sponsors!