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Hélène Laverdière

NDP Critic for Foreign Affairs

Hélène Laverdière is NDP MP for Laurier – Ste-Marie and NDP Critic for Foreign Affairs. She is a former Canadian diplomat who was posted to Chile, Senegal, and Washington, D.C.

She holds a doctoral degree in Sociology from the University of Bath in England and speaks French, English, Spanish and a bit of Mandarin Chinese.