EDITORIAL: Halifax Security Forum worthy investment

November 20, 2014

“EDITORIAL: Halifax Security Forum worthy investment” by Editorial Board Bringing together senior officials from mostly democratic nations around the world to freely discuss problems, share knowledge and debate possible responses to global security challenges, from Ukraine to the Middle East, is clearly a good idea. In fact, if an event like this didn’t already exist, […]

The Halifax International Security Forum Releases the 2014 Agenda

November 19, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 19 NOVEMBER 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – The sixth annual Halifax International Security Forum is taking place in Halifax, Canada from November 21st – 23rd, 2014. The largest US congressional delegation to set foot in Canada, led by Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Tim Kaine (D-VA), as well as international security leaders from […]

Halifax International Security Forum Prepares to Welcome Three-Hundred Participants from Sixty Countries

November 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 14 NOVEMBER 2014 WASHINGTON, DC — The largest US congressional delegation to set foot in Canada, led by Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Tim Kaine (D-VA), and international security leaders from the Americas, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East will be hosted by Rob Nicholson, Canada’s Minister of National Defence, and Peter […]

Statement from the Halifax International Security Forum Regarding the Attacks in Ottawa, Canada

October 22, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – Peter Van Praagh, President of the Halifax International Security Forum, today made the following statement regarding attacks in the Canadian capital: “I am saddened and angered by reports out of Ottawa, Canada today that its national parliament and war memorial were intentionally attacked.” “The terrorist attacks […]

Halifax International Security Forum Releases Draft Topical Agenda

October 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 20 October 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – The Halifax International Security Forum today released the draft Topical Agenda for this year’s event that will be held November 21 – 23 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. “This agenda, for the 2014 Halifax International Security Forum, reflects the severe challenges that democratic nations are facing this […]