The Honest Talk

Catherine McKenna

Episode Summary

Before The Honourable Catherine McKenna became one of Canada’s most recognizable women, she was a human rights lawyer, a negotiator with the United Nations mission in East Timor and the co-founder of a non profit organization which committed to providing access to justice for all. Now serving as Canada’s Minister of Infrastructure and Communities after many years as Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna - mother, lawyer, politician and social justice advocate - talks about her public career and why she chose it, and her passion for building a better, more sustainable world.