Another year, another lineup of exciting lectures! This year is shaping up to be an exciting one for the IID!  Throughout the Fall semester we will be hosting a number of lectures on a variety of topics such as:

  • Canadian National Security
  • The Question of North Korea
  • Governance and Radicalization in Somalia
  • Canada’s Record in Afghanistan

Stay tuned for more information on topics, speakers and dates!

In keeping with a new IID tradition, with the Winter semester will come a new special series as a follow up to the success of last year’s Prospects for Peace: a forum on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. This year we will be looking at India-Pakistan, hosting experts from across the globe and addressing such issues as:

  • Kashmir
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Islamic Radicalization
  • The Role of Women in Government and Society
  • The Region’s Relationship with the West

Our first lecture of the year will be a look at Canadian National Security with Ryerson’s own Dr. Arne Kislenko and Dr. Lorne Dawson from the University of Waterloo. Please join us Wed. September 29, 2010 from 6:30 – 8:30 in ENG 103. More information to come!