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.
CBC: Canada as a middle power in an upended world: Time for a foreign policy reset?
by Nahlah Ayed Growing chorus of experts says it's time to rethink Canada's role What's a middle power like Canada to do when the international rules-based order is threatened by U.S. America-first policy? (Evan Vucci/The Associated Press)The world has rarely looked...
CIC Distinguished Fellow Jon Allen Discusses The B.C. Money Laundering Inquiry on CBC Power & Politics
Jon Allen, CIC Senior Fellow, went on CBC Power & Politics to discuss "snow washing", the B.C. money laundering inquiry and tax evasion. "Amongst the Western countries, Canada has some of the weakest anti-money laundering legislation" Take a look at his interview...