Jean-Michel Cousteau Honoured with the Légion D’Honneur – the Highest French Civilian Distinction


With his lifetime of achievements and exemplary public service in ocean conservation through education, awareness, and diplomacy, Jean-Michel Cousteau will be honored with the highest French civilian order of distinction, the Chevalier de la Légion D’Honneur, Knight of the Legion of Honor. He was appointed this award due to his ‘eminent merits’, and his inspiring lifelong dedication to protecting the world’s oceans for humanity now an d into the future.

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