"Visitors to CIGI impressed with Waterloo..."
The arguments over our military mission in Afghanistan — peacekeeping and peacemaking vs. war, operating under U.S. command vs. partnering with NATO allies, etc., etc
Waterloo, ON - Shoemaker Street traverses an industrial park in Kitchener, where there's no one left making shoes. The once-vital textile industry is a shadow of its former self. The last tire making factory in the onetime rubber capital of Canada will soon shut its doors
"Louise Frechette brings new reality to CIGI..."
Fires at embassies in the Middle East have long cooled, protests in Muslim-majority countries have waned and a boycott of Danish products in Saudi Arabia was lifted last week. But the world hasn't seen the last of controversies such as the recent worldwide clash of ideologies sparked by the publishing of caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad by European newspapers.
"From UN to Waterloo, Fréchette makes the move to CIGI..."
Toronto, ON - This is an edited excerpt of a speech delivered Thursday by Louise Frechette, former deputy secretary general of the United Nations, at a testimonial dinner in Toronto sponsored by the Public Policy Forum
"Military foray into Afghanistan has echoes of Iraq, warns Haroon Siddiqui..."
"Fighting 21st century conflicts with 20th century rules with comments from CIGI's Paul Heinbecker..."
"CIGI's Yaacov Iland Discusses, a 'laundry list for development projects can't be ignored...'"
"CIGI gets cash to study island economies..."
"CIGI's Heinbecker reflects on anti-Americanism and global leadership..."