IPSOS Poll: Concern over Health Epidemic Overtakes Hacking As Top Perceived Threat among Global Citizens

November 21, 2020

Only Slim Majority (53%, +1) Confident in their Country’s Ability to Deal with Epidemic; Fewer (45%, -1) Confident in Protection from Hacking   TORONTO, ON — A recent Ipsos survey conducted in 28 countries reveals that more global citizens now perceive a health epidemic (78%, +27 points since last year) as the top threat over the next […]

IPSOS Poll: Fewer Global Citizens Believe China Will Have Positive Influence on World Affairs in Coming Decade

November 20, 2020

Ipsos Polling for Halifax Security Forum Reveals Just 42% Believe China Will have a Positive Impact, down 11 Points Since Last Year   Toronto, ON – The year 2020 has seen a precipitous drop in the proportion of global citizens who believe that China will have a positive influence on global affairs in the next […]

HFX RELEASES 2020 AGENDA

November 19, 2020

HALIFAX, NS — Halifax International Security Forum (HFX), North America’s leading foreign affairs and defense conference, released the agenda of its plenaries and panel discussions that will be taking place this week from November 20-22. The complete agenda can be viewed here, but among the highlights are: China vs Democracy: The Greatest Game – Taking […]

HFX ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD APPOINTMENTS

November 18, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC — Halifax International Security Forum (HFX) today announced the appointment of Mark Lippert and Luis Rubio to the Forum’s Board of Directors. “I am very pleased that Mark and Luis agreed to join what is already a very strong team of international defense and security experts,” said HFX Board Chair, Dr. Janice Gross […]

HFX PUBLISHES HANDBOOK FOR DEMOCRACIES TO MEET CHINA CHALLENGE

November 16, 2020

点击这里查看中文 | Cliquez ici pour le français FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC—HFX today published a Handbook for Democracies to support a shared understanding of the challenge that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) poses to freedom around the world. The handbook, China vs. Democracy: The Greatest Game, is available for download in English, French, and Chinese […]