November 22, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halifax, Canada – Peter Van Praagh, President of Halifax International Security Forum, today unveiled a new year-long initiative focused on China. “It’s no longer a secret that Xi Jinping’s China is working hard to make the world safe for authoritarianism,” said Van Praagh. “It is time for a comprehensive China strategy for […]

Halifax International Security Forum and Ipsos Release 2019 Global Influence Poll

November 21, 2019

Future of the world order: How do you view the U.S. and China’s influence? Toronto, Canada, November 20, 2019 — An ongoing trade war between the world’s two biggest economies is having an impact on how people view the influence that the U.S. and China have on world affairs. A new Ipsos Global Advisor survey […]

Halifax International Security Forum Releases 2019 Agenda

November 21, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HALIFAX, NS — Halifax International Security Forum, North America’s leading foreign affairs and defense conference, today released its agenda and an outline of some of its leading participants. The agenda release comes on the same day that Canada’s Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, announced his new cabinet including the re-appointment […]

Halifax International Security Forum Announces 2019 Class Of Peace With Women Fellowship

June 17, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 17 June 2019 WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum is proud to present the 2019 class of the Halifax Peace With Women Fellowship: Colonel Doctor Lale Bartoschek, German Air Force Captain Rachel Durbin, Royal Australian Navy Brigadier General Lisa Ferris, New Zealand Army Commodore Solveig Krey, Royal Norwegian Navy Colonel Solène Le […]

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Dates of the 2019 Forum

January 17, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 17 January 2019 WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum announced today that the 2019 Forum will take place on November 22-24 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Hosted by Canada’s Minister of National Defence, and featuring defense ministers and senior military leaders from democratic nations as well as a bipartisan Congressional Delegation from the United States, […]