PNND and IPU launch Parliamentary Handbook on UN Day

Launch and workshop at the Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly in Québec City, Canada Nearly 1000 parliamentarians from 150 parliaments (including most of those from nuclear weapons-possessing countries) will gather in Quebec […]

GSI eNewsletter: July 2011

Message from the President MPI Activities     – New Brief: “A Global Law to Ban Nuclear Weapons”     – Ottawa Seminar     – World Capital Tour     – InterAction Council     – Swiss Seminar on […]

GSI eAlert: Articles of Interest

Recently, several members of GSI’s leadership have been in the media: Middle Powers Initiative Chairman Emeritus Douglas Roche, O.C., published an op/ed in Embassy magazine calling on Canada and other […]

GSI eNewsletter: July 4, 2008

Dear friends, July 4 reminds me that ‘miracles really do happen in the course of human events.’ Below are some positive reports, a bit short of the miraculous but valuable […]

GSI eNewsletter: January 8, 2007

Contents: Message from the President Highlight of Activities – MPI Convenes Third Meeting of the Article VI Forum, Ottawa, Canada – BSG Offers Congressional Hearing Testimony, Washington, DC – PNND […]

GSI eNewsletter: June 2, 2006

Contents: GSI Experts to Work Closely with WMD Commission Middle Powers Initiative to Conduct High-Level Delegation to Canada GSI Experts Represent International Peace Bureau at Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates […]

Non-proliferation meets non-partisanship

  Embassy by Douglas Roche December 15, 2010   Hansard recorded the event in the House of Commons under “Routine Proceedings,” but there was nothing routine about it. For the […]

An Ottawa Process for Nukes?

Embassy by Alyn Ware November 10, 2010   In 1996, Canadian Foreign Minister Lloyd Axworthy invited ‘like-minded States’ to Ottawa to draft a treaty banning landmines- bypassing negotiations on a […]