A mission to defend the rules-based international order

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. 

Learn more about Rowswell's experience

Subscribe to the CIC’s Email Updates

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news, analysis, and event notifications from the CIC, as well as the latest news on your local branch’s activities.

Connect with us

Get the latest updates from the CIC

Established in 1946 International Journal is Canada’s pre-eminent journal of global policy analysis. It combines brief, policy-relevant articles with longer, peer-reviewed, scholarly assessments of interest to foreign policy-makers, analysts and academics in Canada and around the world.

December 2018

Volume 73 |  Number 4

September 2018

Volume 73 |  Number 3

Wed 24

View All Events


This Month's Poll

Last Month's Poll


Which foreign policy issue should party leaders devote most attention to in the federal elections in October 2019?

Thank you for voting
You have already voted on this poll!
Please select an option!

In Your Opinion, What Was The Most Significant International Treaty Signed In The Past Thirty Years?