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Talk to a Diplomat: Episode with Momin Ahmad

We’re back!

Listen as I interview Momin Ahmad.

Momin is in charge of Marketing, Advertising and Digital Media here at the NATO Association of Canada. An aspiring digital city-builder, he is passionate about the macro and micro effects of global politics on urban areas and his research interests involve the intersections between digital media and innovation strategy in cities.

Listen as Momin discusses his work here at the NAOC, recent changes in social media and provides advice to those interested in pursuing a career in international relations and affairs.

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Interview with Momin Ahmad
Talk to a Diplomat


Momin recently graduated with an Honours B.A from the Urban Studies Program at the University of Toronto. He was previously a Research Intern under the City of Toronto at the Chinatown Business Improvement Area and was the Social Media Coordinator for the Department of Geography and Planning at the University of Toronto.

You can follow Momin on Twitter + Instagram and connect with him on LinkedIn.

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Magdalena Surma
Magdalena Surma is currently Canada's NATO Program Contributor and Outreach Coordinator. Former Program Editor of Global Horizons, Magdalena completed a BA in Legal Studies (Honours) and a Masters in Public Service at the University of Waterloo. She also attended Harvard during two summers, where she completed courses in psychology, government, and law. In addition, she successfully completed Harvard Law School’s Executive Education Program in Negotiation and Leadership. Magdalena is currently completing an LLB through University of London’s International Program. She is passionate about law, government, and charitable non-profit organizations. As an avid researcher, she hopes to extend her research to investigate women in security while examining society, culture, and international relations. In addition, Magdalena is also passionate about international business and economy. She is very excited about being involved with various projects at NATO, specifically engaging youth and society about international affairs. Apart from a love of politics, Magdalena enjoys fine art, ballet, and classical music.