Thursday, June 13, 2013
CIGI and the CIC Waterloo proudly present the sixth annual media panel, where leading journalists discuss “people stories” in world events.
Monday, May 27, 2013
Former Canadian PM, The Rt. Hon. Joe Clark, notes that the modern shift in power in the world is not only among states, but between state and non-state actors.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
This panel discussed how to make sense of the wide-ranging debates surrounding the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) post-2015.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Isabel Ortiz visits the CIGI Campus to discuss the affordability of a social protection floor as well as the high costs of keeping people excluded.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Vice-Chair of the UN's Global Commission on HIV and Law Shereen El Feki takes an innovative look at shifting sexual attitudes and behaviour in the Arab world.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
U.S. policy will largely be influenced by two factors in this presidential term: the “Rising American Electorate” and an increasingly polarized electorate.
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Rafe Sagarin presents an innovative theory on how nature can be applied to national security policies and the world’s most difficult political challenges.
Friday, November 30, 2012
Olivier Blanchard analyzes the forces behind the weak recovery, discusses what may lay ahead, and the policies needed to strengthen growth and decrease risks.
Friday, October 26, 2012
Fifty years ago, the world as we know it came within a hair’s breadth of being destroyed. In the October 1962 Cuban missile crisis, all the pieces...
Monday, September 17, 2012
The West has been squeezing Iran relentlessly for years with a program of economic sanctions, a covert cyber-war and threatening Iran with military action.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
On May 24, the Honourable Lloyd Axworthy, internationally recognized for promoting the human security concept, spoke on the Arab Spring and the R2P
Friday, April 13, 2012
Thomas Pickering and Hossein Mousavian discuss how to bring Iran in from the cold and how to deal with Iran’s determination to achieve nuclear weapons.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
John Kirton, professor of political science at the Munk School of Global Affairs, discusses Japan's position, power, and place in the world.
Thursday, March 1, 2012
On Feb. 29, the US Ambassador to Canada, David Jacobson, delivered a candid and wide-ranging talk on cross-border collaboration.
Thursday, January 26, 2012
On Jan. 18, a keynote and panel discussion kicked off a CIGI-sponsored conference on the science, ethics and governance of geoengineering.
Saturday, October 29, 2011
On Oct. 28, CIGI hosted former leaders Paul Martin and Ernesto Zedillo for a frank discussion on the G20 and global leadership.
Friday, October 28, 2011
On Oct. 26, Dan Drezner asked what would happen to international politics if the dead rose from the grave and started to eat the living.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
"Like humanitarianism, politics is an imperfect project," Dr. James Orbinski said, as he kicked off this year's Signature Lecture Series at CIGI.