On Tuesday, Walt Natynczyk, Canadian Space Agency president and Canada's former top soldier, speaks at the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations in Montreal on "a strategic vision for the future of Canada in space."
The Canadian International Council gives its Globalist of the Year award to US President Barack Obama's former economic adviser Larry Summers on Wednesday.
Ukrainian Ambassador Vadym Prystaiko has been busy lately, making the media rounds trying to explain to Canadians what's happening in his country in crisis. He adds to his schedule a talk he's set to give in Toronto on Friday to the Empire Club of Canada on the ongoing tension between Ukraine and Russia.
Francesca Bomboko, national co-ordinator of the Poverty Observatory with the Ministry of Planning of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is one of several speakers who will be in Ottawa on March 24 and Toronto on March 26 talking about fragile states.
Was the military mission in Afghanistan a success or failure? Is it a time of transition for the country, or stalemate? Omar Samad, a former Afghan ambassador to Canada, explains how he sees it on Tuesday when he gives a talk at the Centre for International Governance in Waterloo, Ont.
The theme for this year's International Women's Day, March 8, is "equality for women is progress for all."
Haitian Ambassador Frantz Liautaud speaks on the course of Haiti in history at Carleton University on Wednesday.
Leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico are set to meet for their seventh summit on Wednesday. But with continued Keystone XL and Canada-Mexico visa tensions, will these so-called three amigos be all that chummy?
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is expected to table a no-frills budget in the House of Commons on Tuesday afternoon in an effort to help balance the books.