Positioning Canada in a Shifting International Oder: What Our G7 Partners Want Out of Charlevoix


June 5, 2018

On today's 'Global Exchange' Podcast, we continue our series on positioning Canada in a shifting international order. Today's episode, recorded during our May 8th foreign policy conference in Ottawa, features the Ambassadors to Canada from Japan, France, Germany, and the EU alongside the British High Commissioner to Canada and the Minister Counsellor to the Ambassador of Italy to Canada. In a discussion, moderated by Kathleen Monk, the distinguished panel digs deep into what Canada's G7 partners want out of Charlevoix.

Participant Biographies:

  • Colin Robertson (host): A former Canadian diplomat, Colin Robertson is Vice President of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute.
  • Kathleen Monk (moderator): Principal at Earnscliffe Strategy Group
  • H.E. Kimihiro Ishikane: Ambassador of Japan to Canada.
  • H.E. Susan le Jeune d'Allegeershecque: British High Commissioner to Canada
  • H.E. Kareen Rispal: Ambassador of France to Canada
  • H.E. Sabine Sparwasser: Ambassador of Germany to Canada
  • Fabrizio Nava: Minister Counsellor at the Embassy of Italy in Canada
  • H.E. Peteris Ustubs: Ambassador of the European Union to Canada

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