Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders Canada presents a talk on Oct. 28 in Ottawa to learn more about Ebola, the humanitarian crisis it is creating in West Africa and what can be done to stop it.
This week Ottawa is buzzing with high-profile names like Glenn Greenwald and events like the Travers Debates.
World Food Day is Oct. 16, while the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty follows the day after.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper meets South Korean President Park Geun-hye for a tête-à-tête on Sept. 22 on the last day of her state visit to Canada. It's a busy week for Mr. Harper on foreign affairs. He'll end the work-week Friday with a Canada-EU summit.
In the lead-up to the Scottish referendum on separation on Sept. 18, the University of Ottawa hosts a researcher on Sept. 15 who will talk about the potential break-up of Britain.