Erin is a contributor and former Program Editor for Expanding Community at NATO Association of Canada. She recently graduated with an Honours BSocSc in International Development and Globalization, with a minor in Political Science from the University of Ottawa. Key areas of study included international trade and development, Canadian foreign policy, economics of globalization, and research methods. Along with these topics, Erin’s personal areas of interest include environmental policy, public diplomacy, and human rights. In addition to her work at NAOC, Erin writes, edits, and contributes to social media management for an Ottawa tech start-up. She plans to pursue further studies and a career in International Affairs and Development. Erin has traveled extensively and is passionate about studying other cultures and areas of the world. She hopes to live abroad and work with an international or multilateral organization in the future. Erin can be reached at
Editors' Forum Erin Loney

Is Electoral Reform a Priority for Canadians?

Electoral reform was a central promise of the Liberal platform in the 2015 federal election, but Prime Minister Trudeau recently announced that it is now off the table. The NATO Association Program Editors give their take on whether or not electoral reform is a priority for Canadians, and which system would be a better option than FPTP.