The Ahmadiyya Order of Friendship is awarded by the Parliamentary Friendship Association of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada to recognize a leading Canadian politician who has exemplified extraordinary public service, contribution to the community and to humanity at large. The Ahmadiyya Order of Friendship is awarded for special merit in furthering and strengthening peace, friendship, cooperation and understanding between diverse communities and people.
For 2018, this award is presented to the Honouarble Bob Rae for his tireless efforts and support of human rights issues globally and specifically for his current work towards the plight of the Rohingya Muslims. In addition, the Parliamentary Friendship Association of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at recognizes Hon. Rae’s political career, his leadership, his care and work for Aboriginals in Canada, and for his continued support of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at worldwide.
2018 Award Recipient - Honourable Bob Rae