Talk to a Diplomat: Episode XXIX

We’re back!

Watch as I interview Jason Wiseman, the Secretary General of the Atlantic Treaty Association in Brussels, Belgium. Jason discusses the significance of his position along with his previous position as an Assistant Secretary General. In addition, Jason discusses what he has learned as a result of engaging with the European Commission and the European Parliament. As a previous Business Development Officer at the Toronto Search and Rescue Department, Jason examines strategic planning while also assessing the best policy recommendations for fighting terrorism.

Episode XXIX

Talk to a Diplomat

Episode XXIX PART I: NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

Next, Jason continues to examine counter-terrorism strategies and policy recommendations. As a previous Counter-Terrorism Analyst, Jason continues to discuss crucial policy recommendations. Lastly, Jason provides you with words of wisdom.

Episode XXIX

Talk to a Diplomat

Episode XXIX PART II: NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

Magdalena Surma

About Magdalena Surma

Magdalena Surma is currently Canada's NATO Program Contributor and Outreach Coordinator. Former Program Editor of Global Horizons, Magdalena completed a BA in Legal Studies (Honours) and a Masters in Public Service at the University of Waterloo. She also attended Harvard during two summers, where she completed courses in psychology, government, and law. In addition, she successfully completed Harvard Law School’s Executive Education Program in Negotiation and Leadership. Magdalena is currently completing an LLB through University of London’s International Program. She is passionate about law, government, and charitable non-profit organizations. As an avid researcher, she hopes to extend her research to investigate women in security while examining society, culture, and international relations. In addition, Magdalena is also passionate about international business and economy. She is very excited about being involved with various projects at NATO, specifically engaging youth and society about international affairs. Apart from a love of politics, Magdalena enjoys fine art, ballet, and classical music.