Sandra Song discusses the two-sided challenge of the Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems (LAWS) and its implications for the future of warfare, as an introduction to Canada’s Defence Perspectives 2020-2050: Recapitalization and the Canadian Forces
Matthew Rae tackles how recent events can define Trudeau’s policy agenda and how this could make or break his term.
Analyzing the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference
Matthew Rae discusses the role of the ‘Honest Broker’ in International Relations, and the Canadian government’s approach to returning to ‘Pearsonian’ foreign affairs.
Matthew Rae discusses the importance of including the military when discussing climate change mitigation.
Matthew is examining the pros and cons of the Canadian Government’s decision to take a less active role in Operation Impact.
Building on from her last article, Seema Kawar explores the issues of accountability and ways forward in more detail.
In 2000, the UNSC passed resolution 1325. Nancy Kanwal discusses key findings from the Global Study on the implementation of resolution 1325.
Aishwarya and Ian continue their joint series examining the history of NATO. This week, they focus on NATO and Canada’s role in the Kosovo War.
With only weeks to go before COP21 in Paris, Genevieve Zingg examines the dangers climate change poses to human rights and global security.