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Should NATO Expand to include non-European States?

NATO has undergone several periods of expansion throughout its long existence. From the original 12 member states in 1949, NATO has expanded to include 30 members now, plus the imminent accession of Finland and Sweden to the alliance. NATO’s expansion has at times been controversial. After the fall of the Soviet Union, many argued that Read More…

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Canada Urgently Needs a National Security Policy

Canada’s Need for a Comprehensive Arctic Strategy Amid Russian and Chinese Threats

The Age of Crises? A Primer for the Mid-Twenty-First Century

Canada’s Indo-Pacific Strategy: An Overdue Conversation

Canada has recently published its long-awaited Indo-Pacific Strategy (IPS), which provides a comprehensive roadmap for managing opportunities and mitigating threats in the region. There are plenty of each: the opportunities to increase trade, bilateral foreign direct investment (FDI), and “person-to-person” connectivity (i.e., educational exchanges or cultural programs) are extensive across the theatre. Similarly, however, the Read More…

North Korean Arms Sales to Russia – We Should Pay Attention

Canada’s National Economic Security Lens: Is it aimed at China?

The Taiwan Visit: Canada moving past megaphone diplomacy for its Indo-Pacific Strategy?

2022 Halifax International Security Forum: Unity Inspired By The Spirit of the Ukrainians

9/11 and Canadian Transportation Security: A Conversation with David Collenette

September 11 presented a grave and transformative event for the Canadian transportation sector. In this article, David Collenette, Chair of the NATO Association of Canada and Minister of Transport on 9/11, talks about his experiences on that day, his role in strengthening transportation security, and the contemporary threat landscape.

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AI’s Impact on Society and Security

Food Security in Canada’s Arctic

A Retrospective Review of Red Storm Rising: Relevant Revival or Russophobic Relic?

NATO Needs to Act When Member States Curb LGBTQ+ Rights   

Hungary frequently discriminates against minority groups, including members of the LGBTQ+ community, violating standards of human rights. In this article, Jordan McEwen and Diana Fodor discuss why NATO should intervene to address Hungary’s rollbacks of LGBTQ+ rights.

The International Implications of Roe v. Wade’s Overturn

Defying Stereotypes: The Growing Importance of Women in the Armed Forces of the Baltic States

Examining the Setbacks in Women Leadership in the Context of the Albanian Armed Forces

The Crisis in Afghanistan: An Interview with Journalist and Human Rights Activist, Sally Armstrong

NATO’s Role in the Grain Gain from Ukraine

Why is it important that NATO supports the export of grain from Ukraine? Barış Atakan Kafadar explores NATO’s role and why the organization’s involvement is crucial to ensuring the security of the global food supply.

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AI’s Impact on Society and Security

Canada’s Need for a Comprehensive Arctic Strategy Amid Russian and Chinese Threats

Long-lasting Peace and Prosperity is Possible in the Caucasus

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How much do you know about money laundering in Canada? In this infographic Katherine E. Todd
shares 9 key facts about money laundering like how much money is laundered in Canada, how it happens, and what the government has done to stop it.

Who Will Save the Internet from China?

AI’s Impact on Society and Security

Canada’s Need for a Comprehensive Arctic Strategy Amid Russian and Chinese Threats

Snow-Washing Dirty Money in Canada

Nothing is Foreign Here: China, Japan, and the Influence of Narratives within American Policymaking

How do stories shape domestic articulations of foreign policy? In this special report, Jack Burnham discusses how the narratives surrounding the rise of China and Japan shaped American foreign policy debates.

From the Internet to Ashes: Disinformation and the Tigray War

No Better Friend, No Worse Enemy? The Marine Corps’ New Information Warfare Strategy

“A Splendid Little War” Great Power Competition, Disinformation, and the Spanish-American War

Like Father, Like Son? Disinformation and the Marcos’ Legacy

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The NATO Association is proud to present its most recent special publication, Towards Coexistence and Cooperation: NATO and China.

This three-part publication seeks to bridge the understanding of strategic priorities and values between NATO and China and determine pathways for peaceful coexistence.

Click the image to read the third and final report under this publication titled “The Ambitions of the People’s Republic of China: An Opportunity and a Threat to the Rules-Based International Order” by H. Olivia Hamilton and Ruben Barragan. Together examine China's relationship with multilateral agencies within the United Nations and make recommendations for enhancing cooperation.

Special Publication

Special Publication

The NATO Association of Canada is proud to present its Fall 2020 publication, NATO and the Asia-Pacific.

These essays present a range of perspectives from some of the world’s top experts on the topic of NATO’s engagement with actors and institutions from across the AsiaPacific region. The NATO Association of Canada asserts that multilateralism and cooperation remain the most effective tools at our disposal for meeting twenty-first century challenges such as climate change, pandemic disease, or armed conflict. We hope that these essays can provide a starting point for further dialogue towards this goal.

NATÔ Canada! Podcast

NATÔ Canada! Podcast

In this series, the NATO Association of Canada in partnership with the NATO Research Group out of the University of Toronto, explore issues related to security, prosperity, and the international rules-based order.

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NATO 70th Anniversary

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Meet the Team