May 26, 2016
CIGI, in partnership with Wilfrid Laurier University, Conrad Grebel University College and Global Peace Centre Canada, is pleased to present a lecture and discussion with Pakistani diplomat Ziauddin Yousafzai.
May 25, 2016
In episode eleven of season six, CIGI Senior Research Fellow David Estrin joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host Andrew Thompson for a discussion on climate change litigation, including recent cases in the Netherlands and Pakistan.
May 11, 2016
In episode ten of season six, CIGI Senior Fellow Kevin Carmichael joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host David Welch for a discussion on challenges in the global economy.
May 4, 2016
On May 4, 2016, CIGI hosted the United States Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman, who participated in a live conversation with CIGI President Rohinton Medhora. Their conversation touched on the ongoing importance of the Canada-US relationship; key issues, challenges and opportunities during Ambassador Heyman's appointment in Canada; and advice for the Ambassador's successor.
April 27, 2016
In episode nine of season six, Marc Lynch joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host Andrew Thompson for a discussion on his new book, "The New Arab Wars: Anarchy and Uprising in the Middle East."
April 21, 2016
Stephanie Sobek-Swant, executive director of the rare Charitable Research Reserve, gave a special Earth Week lecture at CIGI, as part of a week of public programming on energy choices, organized by the Waterloo Global Science Initiative.
April 13, 2016
In episode eight of season six, Brian Kahin joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host Andrew Thompson for a discussion on the digital economy and the impact and ethical challenges of disruptive technologies.
March 30, 2016
Saudi Arabia continues to challenge relations with its allies, including Canada and the United States, and appears more prepared than ever to take off the gloves for battle with Iran for increased control of the Persian Gulf region. In this lecture, Bruce Riedel discusses Middle East policy with a focus on Saudi Arabia and its evolving role in the region.
March 30, 2016
In episode seven of season six, CIGI Post-Doctoral Fellow Maria Panezi joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host Andrew Thompson for a discussion on carbon pricing and how the World Trade Organization can respond to climate change.
March 16, 2016
In episode six of season six, CIGI Senior Fellow Sarah Burch joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host Andrew Thompson for a discussion on what the Paris Climate Agreement means for sustainable cities.
March 7, 2016
Nick Lardy is the Anthony M. Solomon Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He delivered a CIGI Global Policy Forum in March 2016 titled, "China's Transition to a New Model of Economic Growth."
March 2, 2016
In episode five of season six, CIGI Research Associate Jacqueline Lopour joins CIGI Senior Fellow and co-host Andrew Thompson for a discussion on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.