Halifax International Security Forum Announces Call for Applications for the 2019 Halifax Peace With Women Fellowship

January 15, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 15, 2019 WASHINGTON, DC – Halifax International Security Forum is proud to announce the opening of the Call for Applications for the 2019 Halifax Peace With Women Fellowship. The Fellowship is a 3-week executive tour for senior active-duty female military officers that will take place in late October and November of […]

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 […]

Saint Mary’s University to Host Panel on the Future of International Organizations

November 15, 2018

Halifax, Nova Scotia — As part of its important community outreach in Nova Scotia, Halifax International Security Forum will be holding a public panel discussion on international affairs tonight at Saint Mary’s University. The discussion takes place the day before the Halifax International Security Forum begins its three-day annual conference at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel. […]