Bonnie Lao

Bonnie Lao is a Research Analyst at the NATO Association of Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto in Peace, Conflict, and Justice Studies and Health Studies. Her interests lie in contemporary East Asian politics, trade, security, and its ramifications on the liberal international order. She will be spending the 2020-2021 year in Beijing as a Canada-China Scholar before returning to North America for her master’s degree.


  • NATO Association of Canada

    The NATO Association of Canada (NAOC) strives to educate and engage Canadians about NATO and its goals of peace, prosperity and security. The NAOC ensures Canada has an informed citizenry able to participate in discussions about its role on the world stage.