Unpacking the findings from Foreign Policy by Canadians The Canadian International Council worked hard to pull off Foreign Policy by Canadians, the largest deliberative democracy exercise ever conducted in Canada. We brought together 444 Canadians and found out how...
Canada and Germany: Multilateral Partners to end the Pandemic and Catalyze an Equitable and Resilient Recovery to the SDGS
Published: Fall 2021 | Volume 69, No. 31
“If Something Cannot Go on Forever, It Will Stop”
Published: Fall 2021 | Volume 69, No. 30
Brave New World: Trends in Global Trade Governance
Published: Fall 2021 | Volume 69, No. 29
Foreign Policy by Canadians
With the world facing unprecedented adversity, Canada’s interests face greater challenges than ever before. Canada’s level of engagement in the world is hamstrung by perceptions that citizens don’t care about foreign policy. But what if foreign policy reflected the views and interests of citizens themselves?
A Call to Action: An Agenda for Canadian-German Cooperation to Strengthen the International Refugee & Migration System
Published: Fall 2021 | Volume 69, No. 28
Digital Democracy and Public Discourse: Dissonant, Disrupted and Unedited?
Published: Fall 2021 | Volume 69, No. 26
Securing Cyberspace in an Age of Disruption: A Glimpse at the Rising Threatscape
Published: Fall 2021 | Volume 69, No. 27
CIC in the News
Ben Rowswell on The National: Going Toe to Toe with China
On September 23, 2021, CIC President Ben Rowswell joined Ian Hanomansing on The National to discuss the diplomatic levers used in the negotiations that led to the release of Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig following 1020 days of imprisonment in China.
Online Events in 2020-21
A Voice For All Canadians
The Canadian International Council (CIC) is a platform for citizens to engage in discussions on international issues. Our mission as an independent, non-partisan and charitable membership organization is to involve Canadians in defining our country's place in the world.