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The Group of 78 ~ Panel Discussion: Canada’s New Posture in the International Arena

January 18, 2018 at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location:Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St., Ottawa
Cost: Regular $15, Student/Unwaged $5

The Group of 78

Panel Discussion: Canada’s New Posture in the International Arena

Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00PM
Location: Knox Presbyterian Church 120 Lisgar St., Ottawa
Tickets: Regular $15, Student/Unwaged $5.  Available at the door or www.group78.org, or Eventbrite

For more information email group78@group78.org, or call 613-585-9449

Outline:

Our foreign policy panel will engage in a wide-ranging debate, to identify strengths and weaknesses, and areas of coherence or inconsistency, and to make recommendations on whether and how Canada’s foreign policy can actually be returned to its traditional posture of a more progressive player in global peacekeeping and sustainable development.

Moderator:

Ferry de Kerckhove, Honorary Senior Fellow and part time professor at the University of Ottawa and at Glendon College, Toronto /Professionnel en residence honoraire et professeur à temps partiel à l’Université d’Ottawa et au Collège Glendon de l’Université York à Toronto

Panelists:

Peggy Mason, Former Canadian Ambassador for Disarmament, President of the Rideau Institute

Julia Sanchez, President-CEO of the Canadian Council of International Co-operation (CCIC)

Angella MacEwen, Senior Economist, Canadian Labour Congress and Policy Fellow, Broadbent Institute