Dutch Envoy Sees True Progress in Afghanistan

With extensive experience helping steer his country's foreign policy, advising his prime minister for nearly a decade through such times as the Balkan wars, the forming of the European Union and the War on Terror, new Dutch Ambassador Wim Geerts brings with him impressive credentials—and some strong convictions.

Embassy's 2nd Annual Sexy and Savvy Survey

The votes are in, and there are plenty of upsets and surprises in this, the second edition of Embassy's highly anticipated annual Sexy and Savvy survey!

All Parties All the Time - Now You Know How to Book 'Em

A comprehensive list of Ottawa's favourite locations for holding parties, receptions and dinners.

Canadian Input for New U.S. Border Plan

Jerry Grafstein and Rob Merrifield have been working with Louise Slaughter to devise a strategy for the next U.S. administration.

Biden, Palin Good News For Canada

To hear the two co-chairs of the Canada-
U.S. Inter-Parliamentary Friendship
Group tell it,
Canada is in
for a smooth ride no
matter which presidential
candidate wins
this November’s U.S.
presidential elections
thanks to their respective
choices for running

Parties Mum on Courting Expat Votes

Jason Kenney delivered a stump-like speech in Hong Kong in October, but otherwise there have been few signs of what parties are doing.

This Week's Issue
policy briefings