A New Bridging Role for Canada

Tasneem Jamal

Briefing 02-7

Douglas Roche

On October 25, 2002 in the United Nations First Committee, Canada pushed the green yes button on the New Agenda Coalition omnibus resolution, L.3, Revision 1. This was no ordinary vote. For Canada was the only NATO country to support the resolution. What does this action say about the New Agenda, NATO, and Canada itself? What are the implications for the nuclear disarmament agenda? Where should Canada’s NGO community now concentrate its attention?

Please click on PDF attachment to view document: 187KB  

Spread the Word