Public nominations are now being accepted for Alberta highest honour. Learn more about the Alberta Order of Excellence.
Alberta artists in the early stages of their professional careers can apply for the 2022 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Emerging Artist Award until midnight February 4, 2022.
Thank you to all of our teachers and educators for your skill and determination, particularly through the challenges of the pandemic.
Lieutenant Governor Lakhani offers her thoughts on the National Day of Remembrance of the Québec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia
Her Honour reflects on the importance of thoughtful dialogue and compassion for everyone in our communities.
Today marks the start of a very special year in celebration of our longest reigning and most beloved Queen.
This year Canadians are celebrating the Queen's 70 years of service. Learn more about this extraordinary milestone as well as upcoming events and initiatives.
Watch a video of Canada's Platinum Jubilee Flag being unfurled at Government House.
Listen to Her Honour's conversation with new Albertan Bryan Mwaka, covering his experiences as a refugee and inspiring ideas on what we can all do to reach out to those in need and to build our own "resilience muscles."
Her Honour offers her condolences and commitment to walking beside the people of Kapawe'no First Nation as they face the pain and grief of the 169 potential graves on the site of the former St. Bernard Mission in Grouard.
Lieutenant Governor Lakhani offers her thoughts on this special day for women here at home and around the world.
Learn about the events, meetings and celebrations that Her Honour took part in over the past six months.
Canadian students (up to age 18) and schools are invited to celebrate Her Majesty's Platinum Jubilee by entering the Queen's Commonwealth Essay Contest. The competition closes on June 30, 2022 and grand prizes include a week-long trip to London and a special award ceremony at a palace.
Lieutenant Governor Lakhani offers her thoughts on, and thanks to, the hardworking volunteers who are bring help and hope to our communities.
Lieutenant Governor Lakhani offers her thoughts on National Day of Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirit People.
A message from Lieutenant Governor Lakhani to mark Victoria Day in Alberta.
Her Honour invites everyone to join her at Government House in Edmonton for a special outdoor event in celebration of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.
On this day in 1953, the coronation ceremony took place for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Lieutenant Governor Lakhani offers her thoughts on the occasion of National Indigenous Peoples Day.
World Refugee Day brings awareness to the 1 in 95 people around the world who have fled their home as a result of conflict or persecution.
June 27 is Canadian Multiculturalism Day
A message of welcome from the Lieutenant Governor on the Pope's visit to Alberta.
Her Honour offers her thoughts on Heritage Day.
Learn more about the events, meetings, and celebrations that Her Honour took part in over the past 6 months.
A video message from Lieutenant Governor Lakhani on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
A message of encouragement and thanks from Lieutenant Governor Lakhani to mark this special day.
A message from Lieutenant Governor Salma Lakhani to mark this important day.
A message from Lieutenant Governor Lakhani celebrating the history and contributions of Muslim women in our communities.
Her Honour offers thoughts on the tremendous debt we own to the Canadians in uniform who served and sacrificed eighty years ago at Dieppe, and in so many other battles and missions through the decades.
Everyone is invited to join Her Honour in ringing in 2023 at Government House in Edmonton on Sunday, January 1!
View a video message from Lieutenant Governor Lakhani wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and all the best in 2023.