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Ben Rowswell has 25 years of experience as a practitioner of international relations and is a pioneer in the practise of digital diplomacy. In his last position as Ambassador to Venezuela he experienced the destructive power of modern populism. As that threat spreads to more countries, he hopes to strengthen the CIC as a platform for engaging Canadian citizens in the defence of a rules-based international order. 

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CIC Victoria: Vancouver Island University Model United Nations Conference 2019

On 8-9 March 2019, students at Vancouver Island University (VIU), joined by students from local high schools, held a very successful Model United Nations (MUN) conference in Nanaimo, British Columbia. the conference commenced with a key note speech by Dr. Chris Kilford, President of CIC Victoria. Chris was joined by CIC Victoria Executive Committee member, Gerry Thompson. Gerry is the CIC Victoria, VIU liaison officer, and later in the day he had the honour to present a donation of $500 from CIC Victoria to the conference organizers

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