Global Horizons Magdalena Surma

Talk to a Diplomat: Episode XV


Starring: Magdalena Surma and Jonas Becker
Videographer: Hinna Hatif

We’re back!

Watch as I interview the new Program Editor of Procurement, Jonas Becker. Relevant issues pertaining to Canada’s Defence Procurement, possible impacts of the Defence Procurement Plan, and spending commitments are discussed.


Episode XV

Talk to a Diplomat



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.