Canada and Europe – February 19, 2017

Canada and Europe – February 19, 2017

Canada and Europe – February 19, 2017

This week on Perspective: Canada and Europe. A look at Canada’s role in NATO and the EU in the changing world political climate.

Alison speaks to Jeremy Kinsman (former Ambassador to the EU in Brussels) and Eric Reguly (European correspondent for The Globe and Mail) about the political situation in Europe.

Canadian documentary filmmaker Jonathan Durand speaks to some Berliners about their views of the European Union and of Canada.

Stephen Saideman (Paterson Chair in International Affairs at Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs) talks to Alison about Canada’s role in NATO in the context of the current global political climate.

We also hear from Christian Borys, a journalist currently based in Kiev, Ukraine, about the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine and what role NATO might play in the region going forward.