Month: July 2020

Ben Rowswell On Political Appointees to Diplomatic Missions

Challenging common wisdom, Ben Rowswell outlines why political appointments to high profile diplomatic posts, such as Prime Minister Trudeau’s recent appointment of Bob Rae to be the next Canadian ambassador to the UN, can actually be a good thing as they bring new perspectives and distinct skillsets to their positions. Read Ben's article on the Hill Times Ben Rowswell President...

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CIC President Ben Rowswell Calls for a Foreign Policy Update

In a recent article published on the Hill Times, CIC President Ben Rowswell called for an update to Canada’s foreign policy in preparation for a post-pandemic world. “The rules-based international order as it once was no longer exists.” Read the Full Article Ben Rowswell President...

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CIC President Ben Rowswell Provides a Perspective of Power Politics in Canadian Foreign Policy

CIC President Ben Rowswell’s article “Populist Unilateralism and the Threat to Canadian Power” was published in the most recent issue of the Canadian Foreign Policy Journal. Following the article, Ben spoke with iAffairs Canada to discuss the article and the state of Canadian foreign relations. Read the Interview Transcript Read the Full Article Ben Rowswell President...

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