Canada’s role and relevance at NATO and the G7 – May 21, 2017

Canada’s role and relevance at NATO and the G7 – May 21, 2017

Canada’s role and relevance at NATO and the G7 – May 21, 2017

This week on Perspective with Alison Smith: Canada’s role and relevance at NATO and the G7

Alison speaks to David Graham, journalist from the Atlantic Magazine about next week’s upcoming NATO and G7 summits and how President Trump’s attendance could affect the meetings.

Tomas Valasek, Director of Carnegie Europe provides a European perspective from Brussels.

Robert Baines, President and CEO of the NATO Association of Canada, talks about Canada’s role and importance at NATO.

Fen Hampson, Director of Global Security and Politics at the Centre for International Governance, discusses Canada’s role and this impact of President Trump at NATO and the G7.

And we hear from John Kirton, Director of the G7 and G8 Research Group and Tracy Wang, a lead analyst with the Group about how well countries have done with their G7 commitments