Ernie Regehr

Board Member

Ernie Regehr, OC is senior fellow in Arctic security at The Simons Foundation of Vancouver and research fellow at the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, Conrad Grebel University College, the University of Waterloo.

About
He is co-founder of Project Ploughshares, the Ecumenical Peace Centre of the Canadian Council of Churches and one of Canada’s premier peace and security NGOs. His publications on peace and security issues include books, monographs, journal articles, policy papers, parliamentary briefs and op-eds. He is an Officer of the Order of Canada.
Ernie has served as an NGO representative and expert advisor on numerous Government of Canada delegations to multilateral disarmament forums. He has travelled frequently to conflict zones, especially in East Africa, contributed to Track II diplomacy efforts related to the conflict in Southern Sudan, and is on the Board of the Africa Peace Forum of Nairobi, Kenya.
He has travelled frequently to conflict zones, especially in East Africa, contributed to Track II diplomacy efforts related to the conflict in Southern Sudan, and is on the Board of the Africa Peace Forum of Nairobi, Kenya.