Halifax International Security Forum Announces Call for Applications for the Halifax Peace With Women Fellowship

January 15, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 15 January 2018 WASHINGTON, DC–Halifax International Security Forum is proud to announce the opening of the Call for Applications for the Halifax Peace With Women Fellowship. The Fellowship is a new leadership program organized as a 3-week executive tour for senior active-duty female military officers. The Fellowship will take place in late […]

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Dates of the 2018 Forum

January 12, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12 January 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum announced today that the 10th annual Halifax International Security Forum will take place on November 16-18, 2018 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. “The 2018 Forum takes place 100 years after the end of World War I,” said Peter Van Praagh, President of Halifax International Security Forum. […]

Halifax International Security Forum and the Wilson Center Announce Joint US-Canada Initiative

November 19, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 19 November 2017 Halifax, Nova Scotia — Halifax International Security Forum and the Wilson Center Canada Institute are pleased to announce that they will jointly host the Halifax Chats in Washington D.C. in 2018. The Halifax Chats are a series of four in depth public conversations that will bring American and Canadian […]

Halifax International Security Forum 2017 Announces: “Halifax Peace with Women Fellowship”

November 18, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 18 November 2017 Halifax, Nova Scotia —  Halifax International Security Forum is proud to present an exciting new initiative designed to enhance the role of women in international security. Jonathan Weisstub, Chairman of the Board of the Halifax International Security Forum, today announced the Halifax Peace with Women Fellowship. This 3-week program […]

Opening Speech of 2017 Halifax International Security Forum

November 18, 2017

Opening Speech of 2017 Halifax International Security Forum Peter Van Praagh, President Halifax, Nova Scotia 17 November 2017 *Check Against Delivery* Your excellencies, Ministers, Members of Parliament, Members of the Congressional Delegation, Distinguished Officers, Ladies and Gentlemen, colleagues, and friends. On behalf of everybody who has worked to put this gathering together for you, welcome […]