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 […]

Halifax International Security Forum Announces Dates of the 2014 Forum

January 13, 2014

January 13, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – The 2014 Halifax International Security Forum will take place November 21-23 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Now in its sixth year, the annual Forum features democratic leaders and thinkers who gather to address the most pressing international security challenges. “We are proud that leaders from around the world meet at […]

The Fifth Annual Halifax International Security Forum Concludes

November 24, 2013

THIS YEAR’S FORUM IS NOW COMPLETE BUT THE HALIFAX CONVERSATION CONTINUES 24 November 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halifax, NS – Today marks the successful conclusion of engaging discussions amongst democratic thinkers at the 2013 Halifax International Security Forum. For the past three days, democratic leaders, business leaders, military strategists, security experts and members of the […]

Participants From Six Continents Open the 5th Annual Halifax International Security Forum

November 22, 2013

300 PARTICIPANTS FROM AROUND THE WORLD BEGIN THE ANNUAL CONVERSATION ON INTERNATIONAL PEACE AND SECURITY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 22 November 2013 HALIFAX, NS – Today, the most prolific thinkers on international security, decision-makers, military experts and writers joined together in Halifax, Canada to open the fifth annual Halifax International Security Forum, one of the most […]