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(WEBINAR) Peace, Order and Good Government in Mali

(WEBINAR) Peace, Order and Good Government in Mali

Cliquez ici pour accéder à au contenu en français: https://cdainstitute.ca/paix-ordre-et-bonne-gouvernance-au-mali/ Click here to redirect to English language page https://cdainstitute.ca/peace-order-and-good-government-in-mali-transatlantic-perspectives-eng/

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NORAD Modernization: Report Three: JADC2/JADO

NORAD Modernization: Report Three: JADC2/JADO

Introduction The CDA Institute, in partnership with NDIA and NORAD/USNORTHCOM, hosted a three-part virtual roundtable focused on NORAD modernization. The goal was to allow experts from industry, academia, and government to break down silos and engage in direct...

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Canada’s Bite and Bark in the Baltic-Black Sea Region

Canada’s Bite and Bark in the Baltic-Black Sea Region

Roman Waschuk Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine (2014-19), and Serbia, Montenegro and North Macedonia (2011-14) Discussions about Canada’s role in the world often start out with lofty ideal constructs, and end with gloomy conclusions about lack of capacity and/or...

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COVID-19 : Update on CDA Institute Flagship Events

COVID-19 : Update on CDA Institute Flagship Events

Dear Members of the Conference of Defence Associations Community, As many have noticed in past months, our programmes have evolved considerably in the context of the pandemic. We’ve put together some very successful webinars that thousands of viewers enjoyed in over...

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