Talk to a Diplomat: Episode XXV

Professor Daniel Henstra discusses the impact of the federal, provincial, and municipal government on international affairs. In addition, Professor Daniel Henstra also examines the relationship between elected officials, public servants, stakeholders, and non-government organizations. As a previous Director of the Master of Public Service Program at the University of Waterloo, Professor Daniel Henstra also discusses how the program helps students obtain a successful career at any level of government in Canada.

Episode XXV Part I

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Episode XXV Part I- NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

Next, Professor Daniel Henstra discusses one of his publications, “The Tools of Climate Adaptation Policy: Analysing Instruments and Instrument Selection.” He also provides advice to the youth interested in pursuing civil service, international affairs, and international relations while examining emergency management in Canadian municipalities.

Episode XXV Part II

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Episode XXV Part II- NATO ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

Magdalena Surma

About Magdalena Surma

Magdalena Surma is currently Canada's NATO Program Contributor and Outreach Coordinator. Former Program Editor of Global Horizons, Magdalena completed a BA in Legal Studies (Honours) and a Masters in Public Service at the University of Waterloo. She also attended Harvard during two summers, where she completed courses in psychology, government, and law. In addition, she successfully completed Harvard Law School’s Executive Education Program in Negotiation and Leadership. Magdalena is currently completing an LLB through University of London’s International Program. She is passionate about law, government, and charitable non-profit organizations. As an avid researcher, she hopes to extend her research to investigate women in security while examining society, culture, and international relations. In addition, Magdalena is also passionate about international business and economy. She is very excited about being involved with various projects at NATO, specifically engaging youth and society about international affairs. Apart from a love of politics, Magdalena enjoys fine art, ballet, and classical music.