Ed Broadbent was director of the International Center for Human Rights and Democratic Development from 1989 to 1996. He then went on to become a Board member for the Institute for Media, Policy and Civil Society from 1997 to 2003.
The Honourable John Edward "Ed" Broadbent, PC, CC, Ph.D, LL.D (born March 21, 1936) is a Canadian social democratic politician and political scientist. He was leader of the federal New Democratic Party (NDP) from 1975 to 1989. In the 2004 federal election, he returned to Parliament for one additional term as the Member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre.(wikipedia)