UNHCR Photo: N. Colt
Displaced Iraqis find shelter in Erbil.
Peoples Social Forum Image
A Peoples Social Forum word cloud.
EC/ECHO Photo: Cyprien Fabre
A quarantine zone in eastern Sierra Leone.



embassy cartoon & quote

Quote of the week

"Isn't it great to live in a country where we have freedom of expression?"

—Foreign Minister John Baird responds to protesters interrupting his Aug. 15 speech.



Hot spots for a cool party

Hot spots for a cool party

Big or small, classic or unconventional, these are a selection of Ottawa’s best venues for your diplomatic do.


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policy briefings

July 23, 2014