Halifax International Security Forum Partners with Dalhousie University and Saint Mary’s University

November 16, 2017

Halifax, Nova Scotia — Halifax International Security Forum will be giving students from Dalhousie and Saint Mary’s University a preview of this year’s plenaries with a special public panel discussion on international affairs. “The goal of the Forum is to enhance strategic cooperation among the world’s democracies. We do that by starting conversations between decision-makers […]

CTV Atlantic: Peter Van Praagh on Security Forum

November 16, 2017

CTV Atlantic (Video): Peter Van Praagh on Security Forum

NATO chief says they’ll have enough forces in Afghanistan

November 16, 2017

“NATO’s chief said Wednesday he is certain the alliance will have sufficient forces to fulfill its training mission in Afghanistan after months of lobbying allies to increase troop contributions… Stoltenberg said the troops won’t conduct combat operations but help to train and assist the Afghan security forces, notably to train special forces and build up […]

Halifax International Security Forum Releases 2017 Agenda

November 15, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2017 HALIFAX, NS — Halifax International Security Forum, North America’s leading foreign affairs and defense conference, released the agenda of its plenaries and panel discussions that will be taking place this weekend from November 17-19.  The Forum is hosted by Canada’s Minister of National Defence, the Honourable Harjit Sajjan. A […]

Halifax International Security Forum Releases 2017 Topical Agenda

October 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC–Halifax International Security Forum, North America’s leading foreign affairs and defense conference, announces the release of its topical agenda for this year’s Forum in Halifax, Nova Scotia, November 17-19. For the agenda, click here. “The Halifax International Security Forum’s annual agenda is specifically designed to advance the cause […]