“Responsibility While Protecting”

The GPG held a discussion in anticipation of the 2012 UN General Assembly debates on the Responsibility to Protect in order to inform Parliamentarians and the public about the Brazilian initiative entitled “Responsibility While Protecting”. Speakers at this event included His Excellency Piragibe dos Santos Tarrago, Ambassador for Brazil to Canada, and Dr. Simon Adams, […]

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Presentation: LGen Charles Bouchard on NATO & Canada’s Involvement in “Operation Unified Protector”

The GPG hosted LGen. Charles Bouchard, Commander of the NATO mission in Libya codenamed “Operation Unified Protector”. LGen. Bouchard discussed the scope of the UN Security Council Resolutions that defined the scope of the operation, including the specific mandate concerning the protection of civilians. He characterized the NATO mission as a success based on the […]

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