US Arctic Strategy Addressed at 2013 Halifax International Forum

November 27, 2013

On November 22, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel addressed the audience of the 5th Annual Halifax International Forum Opening Ceremony, speaking about the new US Arctic Strategy and the importance of climate change in global security. Perry Center Professor Celina Realuyo attended the conference on behalf of the Center and presented on "Trade as a Weapon: The Art of Economic Statecraft."

The Halifax International Forum was established to convene the top senior decision-makers from governments, militaries, business, academia, and the media for thoughtful and engaged dialogue on the emerging threats in today’s world. The event boasted 300 participants from 50 countries, including several Defense Ministers from the Western Hemisphere and Europe.


Halifax International Forum