Conferment of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette (旭日小綬章) by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan has been officially approved by the Government of Japan for CKF President Christian D’Orangeville. This order was given for D’Orangeville-sensei’s contributions to “promoting exchanges and friendly relations between Japan and Canada”. Congratulations to D’Orangeville-sensei on this prestigious award!

The official notification is here. You can see the lists of recipients in English or Japanese.