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Colin Robertson

Colin Robertson
Former Canadian diplomat

A former Canadian diplomat, Colin Robertson is a Senior Advisor for Dentons LLP living in Ottawa, Canada and working with the Canadian Council of Chief Executives. He is Vice President and Fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute and Executive Fellow at the University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy. He is a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University. He is chair of the board of Canada World Youth. He is a member of the board of the Conference of Defence Associations Institute and the advisory board of the North American Research Partnership. He is a past president of the National Capital Branch of the Canadian International Council. He is an Honorary Captain (Royal Canadian Navy) assigned to the Strategic Communications Directorate.

He may be reached by email at cr@colinrobertson.ca

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On China trade, Canada should tread carefully Colin Robertson
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Don’t celebrate just yet. USMCA is far from being a done deal Colin Robertson
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Three unresolved NAFTA issues Canada can’t afford to ignore Subscriber content Colin Robertson
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Canada-Saudi rift: The next steps forward for Ottawa Colin Robertson
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Why Canada should invest more - and now – in our own security Colin Robertson
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Cautious, careful, co-ordinated: How Canada must manage Trump and the trade file Colin Robertson
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In NAFTA talks, Canada and Mexico need to stick together Colin Robertson
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The Rohingya refugee crisis will test whether ‘Canada is back’ Colin Robertson
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What prize lies behind the NAFTA door? Colin Robertson
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Canada should use its G7 meeting to tackle the Putin problem Colin Robertson
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How Canada must respond to Trump’s trade threats Colin Robertson
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Trudeau must make haste on trade with India Colin Robertson
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The Pacific Alliance is a trade deal that Canada must not ignore Colin Robertson
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Crunch time: NAFTA a litmus test for the United States's place in the world Subscriber content Colin Robertson
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Canadian business will benefit from Trudeau’s China trip Colin Robertson
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Why Canada needs to revisit its stance on ballistic missile defence Colin Robertson
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It’s time for Trudeau to fish or cut bait in the NAFTA talks Subscriber content Colin Robertson