The NATO Association of Canada presents “Canada in the World: Youth Dialogue on Emerging International Security Challenges”
Israel, the U.S., and the Iran Nuclear Agreement
Vanessa Hayford discusses Israel’s opposition to the recent Iran nuclear deal.
The Flaws in the UN Budgeting System
Vanessa Hayford examines how the UN’s funding crisis impacts global governance.
What Are the Next Steps in U.S.-Cuba Relations?
Vanessa Hayford looks at the obstacles to a full normalization of relations between America and Cuba.
Climate Change and International Security: Turning Up the Heat on Global Conflict
Vanessa Hayford explains the impact of climate change on security.
The Dominican Republic and the Threat of Mass Haitian Deportation
Vanessa Hayford looks at an unfolding humanitarian crisis in the Caribbean.
Russia vs. the West: A New Cold War or Just Hot Air?
Vanessa Hayford examines how escalating tensions between Russia and the West mirror the Cold War.
ISIS and Conflict Antiquities: Understanding Artefact Trafficking
Vanessa Hayford explains the the troubling implications of ISIS’ illicit trade in artefacts.
What Are the Options for Security Council Reform?
Vanessa Hayford untangles the complex web of competing proposals for Security Council reform.
Migrants and Refugees – Together, But Not the Same
Vanessa Hayford explains why distinguishing between migrants and refugees is a life-and-death issue.