Centre for International and Defence Policy

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The policy brief is, as the name implies, a brief examination of an issue coupled with a sketch of a what a policy response to that problem could look like. Aimed at a general audience, the Policy Brief is designed to raise awareness and promote discussion on contemporary issues relating to defence and security. If you would like to contribute to this discussion, please familiarize yourself with this series and propose a topic and approach to the Deputy Director, Dr H. Christian Breede

If you would like to contribute to this discussion, please familiarize yourself with this series and propose a topic and approach to the Deputy Director, Dr H. Christian Breede.

Edition List

Vol: Iss #
Title
Author
Year

6:1

Rethinking the Principal and Proxy Relationship: The West, Afghanistan, and the Attainment of Foreign Policy Objectives [PDF 321kb]

Philip T. Gebert

2020

5:3

A Slow Thaw: Canada's Evolving Arctic Defence Posture [PDF 313kb]

Benjamin Hawkin

2019

5:2

Cold War 2.0: A War of Values. How Russian President Vladimir Putin uses 'traditional values' to separate Russia from the West [PDF 353kb]

Maxim Starchak

2019

5:1

The Case for Restoring Relations with Iran [PDF 1.0mb] 

Ryan J. Anderson

2019

4:6

The Gender Dimension of Veteran Transition [PDF 745kb]​​​​

Meaghan Shoemaker and Stéfanie von Hlatky 2018

4:5

Radicalization in Mali - A Primer [PDF 614kb]

Robert Martyn 2018

4:4

Counterterrorism: Accounting for the Role of Prejudiced Violence in Policy Response [PDF 569kb]

Amal Abu-Bakare

2018

4:3

NATO Small Arms Ammunition Standardization [PDF 1.3mb]

David (Yi Le) Zhou

2018

4:2

Deterrence in the Gray Zone: Old Theory to Counter New Strategies [PDF 1.3mb] LTC Todd J. Allison 2018
4:1

NATO's Gender Turn: From Policies to Operations [PDF 1.6mb]

Stéfanie von Hlatky and A. Thomas Hughes 2018

3:4

The Baltic States: Enhanced Forward Presence and Non-military Factors [PDF 1.9mb]

James MacKay

2017

3:3

Canada's National Interests and Land Power Implications [PDF 1.4mb]

Colonel Derek Basinger 2017

3:2

Anything but 'Drone': Why Naming Matters [PDF 1.4mb]

Lieutenant Colonel Andreas Vogler and A.Thomas Hughes 2017

3:1

NORAD: A History of Institutionalized Cooperation [PDF 1.2mb]

Jeffrey Rice

2017

2:2

The Future of the Canadian Soldier and Enhancement of Human Performance [PDF 1.1mb]

H. Christian Breede, Sara Greco and Stéfanie von Hlatky

2016

2:1

Not Just Sufficient but Dangerous: A Call for Adequate Regulation of the Export of Sensitive Space Technologies [PDF 237kb]

Sara Greco 2016

1:3

Explaining the Readiness Crisis [PDF 733kb] 

Colonel Marcus Acosta

2016

1:2

Military Procurement and the 2015 Election [PDF 513kb]

Kim Richard Nossal 

2015

1:1

Partnering and Army Doctrine [PDF 386kb]

Colonel Thomas A. Crowson  2015