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New Report on Canadians Abroad

A new report, entitled Canadians Abroad: A Policy and Legislative Agenda, has just been released by the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA). The report, by former Ambassador and long-time head of the Canadian consular service Gar Pardy, analyses fourteen major issues associated with the provision of consular assistance to Canadians …

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Torture and Afghan Detainees: the need for a public inquiry

A new report, entitled Torture of Afghan Detainees: Canada’s Alleged Complicity and the Need for a Public Enquiry, has just been released by the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

New study identifies more than $10 billion in savings on military equipment

A new report, entitled Smart Defence: A plan for rebuilding Canada’s military, has just been released by the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA). The study, by University of British Columbia Professor Michael Byers, identifies more than $10 billion in potential savings in spending on military equipment. At the same time, …

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Former UN Ambassador for Disarmament to Head Rideau Institute

Media Release For Immediate Release June 26, 2014   Former UN Ambassador for Disarmament to Head Rideau Institute   (Ottawa) The Board of Directors is proud to announce that Ms. Peggy Mason, Canada’s former Ambassador for Disarmament to the United Nations, is the new President of the Rideau Institute on International Affairs. Peggy Mason was …

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Media Release – Cost of F-35 fleet could reach $126 billion, report finds

Media Release For Immediate Release April 29, 2014   Cost of F-35 fleet could reach $126 billion, report finds   OTTAWA – A report on the cost of F-35s has just been released by the Rideau Institute and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.   “The Plane That Ate the Canadian Military” was written by …

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