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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.
Ben Rowswell on CBC News: Contextualizing recent actions by the Taliban
Ben Rowswell, president of the Canadian International Council is interviewed by the CBC's Suhana Meharchand in this September 9, 2021 broadcast.
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Notable Challenges in Canada-Turkey Relations
International eyes will soon turn to the 2023 Turkish presidential and parliamentary elections and whether President Erdoğan and the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) will continue in power. Relations between Canada and Turkey have generally been good since...
Death of a Visionary: Allan Gotlieb, 1928-2020
The former Canadian ambassador to the United States who redefined Canada’s brand in Washington has died at 92. Allan Gotlieb was an extraordinary composite of talent and purpose, formed like so many others who emerged from the galvanizing social cauldron of...
Darroch and Diplomacy: When ‘Persona non Grata’ is a Badge of Honour
Did the ambassador’s reportorial vanity lead him to underestimate the venality and rage that has infected government circles from the Brexit mess? Former UK Ambassador to the US: Sir Kim Darroch In partnership with SAGE Publications, one article of key significance...
The Latest Opinion
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