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Talk to a Diplomat: Episode XIV


Starring: Magdalena Surma, Aishwarya Sahai, Kelly Rahardja, and Hinna Hatif
Videographer: Hinna Hatif

We’re back!

This is the first episode of my time as Program Editor of Global Horizons. Watch as I welcome Aishwarya Sahai, Editor of the Expanding Community Program, Kelly Rahardja, Editor of A View From Ukraine, and Hinna Hatif, Program Editor of Women in Security. Once known as the Atlantic Council of Canada, we are now known as the NATO Association of Canada. Tune in next time for an interview with a few new Diplomats!



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.