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The Centre for International and Defence Policy at Queen’ University is an independent research institute  that facilitates peer reviewed and evidence-based research on international and defence policy issues. The opinions and analysis presented within the content these papers are solely the author’s and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of the CIDP. or its affiliates and partners.


Volume 9, Issue 4 - July 2024

High North, Low Tension: A Primer on Multilateral Arctic Institutions and the Case for Expanded Military Governance and Security Capabilities

by: Allison Brown


Volume 9, Issue 3 - May 2024

Economic Statecraft Through a Gendered Lens: A Risk Assessment for Canada

by: Owen Wong


Volume 9, Issue 2 - April 2024

Cyberwarfare: The 'Pink Tax' of Hacking

by: Owen Wong


Volume 9, Issue 1 - February 2024

Gender-Based Disinformation: A Tool of Hybrid Warfare

by: Owen Wong


Past Briefs

Issue Title Author Date


Explaining the Readiness Crisis [PDF 733kb] 

Colonel Marcus Acosta



Military Procurement and the 2015 Election [PDF 513kb]

Kim Richard Nossal 



Partnering and Army Doctrine [PDF 386kb]

Colonel Thomas A. Crowson  2015