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Diplomatic Chess in the Arctic

The rapidly melting Arctic is creating an opportunity for resource extraction and the expansion of shipping routes. In 2008, under the US Department of the Interior’s supervision, the United States Geological Survey estimated that 13% of the world’s undiscovered oil and 30% of its gas is located in the Arctic Circle. Eight years later at Read More…

Defense Eastern Europe and Russia Estonia Previous Events Russia Scandinavia The Arctic

Panel on NATO, Russia and the Future of Scandinavian Defence Recap – January 7, 2016

Here is a summary of the panel event entitled ‘NATO, Russia and the Future of Scandinavian Defence’ that was held in Montreal on the January 7, 2016.

Canada Canadian Armed Forces Defence Spending Defense Eastern Europe and Russia Naval Issues Naval Issues Naval Modernization Paul Pryce Scandinavia Search and Rescue Security The Arctic The United States of America

An Arctic Accord and the Canadian Coast Guard

Arctic Council member states struck an historic agreement in New London, Connecticut. Paul Pryce discusses the implications for Canada.

Afghanistan Central Asia Culture Diplomatic Relations Peace & Security The Middle East and North Africa Umaima Ghori United Nations Women Women in Security women in security

Women Make a Difference in Peace Negotiations

Melanne Verveer, who served as U.S. Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues, remarked that clashes had occurred in 31 of the world’s 39 active conflicts after peace settlements. None of the 31 cases had women involved in the peace process.

Africa Asia-Pacific Canada Defense Eastern Europe and Russia Latin America NATO North Korea Peace & Conflict Studies Rights Security Society The Arctic The Middle East and North Africa The United States of America Uncategorized Victoria Heath Women Women in Security

I’m a Steamroller Baby, and I Wear Camo Too

Victoria examines the role of women in the military through an interactive presentation. Take a virtual stroll through several countries and learn about the women who are shattering stereotypes.