HALIFAX INTERNATIONAL SECURITY FORUM AND IPSOS RELEASE 2018 GLOBAL THREAT INDEX

November 17, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halifax, Nova Scotia – Halifax International Security Forum and Ipsos released this year’s Threat Index, a survey of citizens from 27 countries to gauge their perceptions of global affairs. “Political pundits and commentators make much these days of the apparent disconnect between the so-called elites and the wider public,” said Peter Van Praagh, President […]

PRESIDENT OF HALIFAX INTERNATIONAL SECURITY FORUM CHALLENGES GLOBAL DEMOCRACIES TO PUSH THE POPULISTS INTO THE SHADOWS

November 16, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halifax, Canada – Peter Van Praagh, President of Halifax International Security Forum, today opened the 10th anniversary Forum by issuing a stark challenge to the assembled dignitaries from over 70 countries. “It is not enough to condemn populists as if they have arisen out of a vacuum. The challenge is to properly identify those issues […]

HALIFAX INTERNATIONAL SECURITY FORUM RECOGNIZES THE INAUGURAL CLASS OF PEACE WITH WOMEN FELLOWS

November 16, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halifax, NS – Halifax International Security Forum will recognize its inaugural class of the Peace With Women Fellowship at a gala dinner being held in the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 in Halifax. This year’s exemplary group of fellows are: Group Captain Jules Adams, Royal Australian Air Force Brigadier General Ingrid […]

HALIFAX INTERNATIONAL SECURITY FORUM ANNOUNCES THE DELEGATION FROM THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS FOR 2018 FORUM

November 13, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum announces the delegation from the United States Congress for the 2018 Forum in Halifax Nova Scotia, to be held November 16-18. The bipartisan delegation will be jointly led by Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC). Senator Shaheen is co-chair of the newly re-established […]

HALIFAX ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION OF CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF AND OTHER TOP MILITARY LEADERS IN 2018 FORUM

November 12, 2018

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Participation of Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, United States, and Other Top Military Leaders at 2018 Forum FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, United States, will be attending this year’s Halifax International Security […]