Mercredi 27 Avril 2016
à 09:00
Débats
Paris

1st theme : environmental policy under Trudeau

Céline Bak, president of Analytica Advisors and researcher at the Centre for International Governance and Innovation (CIGI), and Carole Mathieu, researcher at the Ifri Centre for Energy, presented the audience with the expected changes regarding the country's environmental policy. More particularly, the discussion evolved around the anouncements made at the COP 21, carbon pricing and the future of clean technologies in Canada.

For more information on this panel, please refer to Celine Bak's presentation and video available below (in French).

La politique environnementale du Canada - 3 questions à Celine Bak (27/04/15), par said_kajji

 

2nd theme : CETA, a next generation free trade agreement 

The discussion between Richard Ouellet, full professor at Laval University in Quebec city, and Sabrina Robert-Cuendet, lecturer at la Sorbonne's Law School, focused on the forthcoming ratification of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA); many innovations are indeed to be expected from the coming into force of the free trade agreement. 

For more information on this panel, please refer to Richard Ouellet's presentation and video available below (in French).

La politique commerciale du Canada - 3 questions à Richard Ouellet (27/04/16), par said_kajji

 

3rd theme: Canada's defense and security policy

Ferry de Kerckhove, former Canadian ambassador to Egypt and researcher at the Centre for International Policy Studies (CIPS) discussed Canada's strategic outlook with Jean-Baptiste Jeangène-Vilmère, mission officer at the Centre for Analysis, Planning and Strategy at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development. Attention was paid to Canada's action in the Middle East and to the concept of "responsible conviction".  

For more information on this panel, please refer to Ferry de Kerckhove's video available below (in French); we also recommend the his latest publication (in English). 

The Strategic outlook for Canada 2016, by Ferry de Kerckhove , par said_kajji

La politique de sécurité et de défense du Canada - 3 questions à Ferry de Kerckhove (27/04/16), par said_kajji

 

Debates were held in French.