Lectures in Courses

Arms Control: Treaties and Practice (pdf, 2.3 MB)
                   Presented to: Joint Command and Staff Programme (JCSP) 35, CFC, Toronto, 31 October 2008
                   version française: Contrôle des armements : Traités et pratique (pdf, 2.3 MB)

Canadian Internationalism: Contributions to International Peace and Human Security (pdf, 1.4 MB)
                    Department of Politics courses at RMC, 2002

Constraints on Military Force (pdf, 2.0 MB)
                    National Security Studies Courses, 2003-2006

Human Security: Four Debates (pdf, 2.7 MB) (ppt, 2.2 MB)
                   Pearson Peacekeeping Centre, Nova Scotia, 12 September 2001 
                   and later Queens University,14 September 2003

International Organizations: Evolving Over Time (pdf, 4.3 MB) (pptx, 9.8 MB)
                   JCSP 38, CFC, Toronto, 2 November 2011
                   version française: Les Organisations Internationales : Évolution Avec Le Temps (pdf, 4 MB) (pptx, 9.8 MB)

Just War Tradition (pdf, 1.1 MB)
                   JCSP 39, CFC, Toronto, 4 Sept 2012
                   version française: La tradition de la guerre juste (pdf, 1.9 MB)

Peace and Stability Operations: An Evolution (Overview) (pdf, 5.0 MB) (ppt, 8.4 MB)
                   Elective on Peace and Stability Operations, JCSP (various), Toronto, Updated October 2013

Rwanda: Predictable? Preventable? (pdf, 1.2MB) (ppt)
                   Elective on Peace and Stability Operations, JCSP 37, CFC, Toronto, 7 April 2008

Social Fabric of Canada (pdf, 2.9 MB)
                   JCSP 39, CFC, Toronto, 20 September 2011
                   version française: Le tissu social du Canada (pdf, 2.9 MB)

Three-Block War: A Critical Appraisal (pdf, 2.2 MB)
                   JCSP 34, CFC, Toronto, 3 December 2007
                   version française: La Guerre à Trois Volets : Une analyse critique (pdf, 1.4 MB)

Tumultuous 1990s (pdf, 9.3 MB)
                   JCSP 40, CFC, Toronto, 26 May 2014

United Nations: An Evolution over Time (pdf, 2.8 MB)
                   JCSP 37, CFC, Toronto, 3 November 2010
                   version française: Les Nations Unies: Évolution Avec Le Temps (pdf, 2.8 MB)

UN Electoral Operations: Case Study East Timor 1999 (pdf, 1.6 MB)
                   First presented at the Pearson Peacekeeping Centre, 13 November 1999,
                   after returning from the UN Mission in East Timor (UNAMET) and
                   subsequently presented in courses at Queen's University, RMC and CFC.
                   See also Militias in East Timor: Personal Encounters (html)

UN Peacekeeping: Early Observer Missions (pdf, 1.2 MB)  (ppt)
                   Elective on Peace and Stability Operations, JCSP 37, CFC, Toronto, April 2011

UN Peacekeeping: The First Force, UNEF 1956 (pdf, 1.4 MB)  (ppt)
                   Elective on Peace and Stability Operations, JCSP 37, CFC, Toronto, May 2011 

UN Security Council (English: pdf 9 MB, ppt 7.8 MB) (French: pdf 10 MB; ppt 8 MB)
                   National Security Programme, NSP11, CFC, Toronto, January 2019


Lectures in Other Fora

Air Power in Robust Peacekeeping: the UN Operation in the Congo 1961-63 (pdf, 2.4 MB) (pptx, 11 MB)

Workshop "On the Wings of Peace: Air Power in UN Operations" (Trenton, 15 June 2011) and subsequently

Attack Helicopters in the Heart of Africa: MONUC, 2004 onwards  (pdf, 2.1 MB)

Workshop "On the Wings of Peace: Air Power in UN Operations" (Trenton, 16 June 2011)

Aviation in UN Peace Operations: Some Basics (pdf, 2.7 MB)

Handout for the workshop "On the Wings of Peace: Air Power in UN Operations" (Trenton, 16 June 2011), PPT co-authored with Ryan Cross and Maj. Filip Van der Linden

Canada & Japan in UN Peacekeeping: Technology Enablers? (pdf, 1.9 MB)

Canada-Japan Symposium on Peace Cooperation, Tokyo, 19 April 2012

Canada in UN Peace Operations: Options and Challenges (pdf, 2.5 MB)

Defence Engagement Programme, Ottawa, 31 May 2016

Canada: Will it be a Peacekeeper Again? (pdf, 1.1 MB) (ppt, 2.7 MB)

Ottawa Out Front luncheon speaker series, meeting hosted by Gloria Galloway of the Globe and Mail, Sheraton Hotel, Ottawa, 11 February 2010. Filmed by the Canadian Public Affairs Channel (CPAC), available online; commentary on speech in Embassy newsweekly (online) (pdf)

Canadian Peacekeeping: Soldiers for Peace (pdf, 3.1 MB)

St. Mark's Anglican Church, Niagara-on-the-Lake, 1 December 2018. 

Cuban Missile Crisis: U Thant, the Mediator  (pdf, 13 MB) (PPT, 34 MB)

University of Toronto, 24 January 2013. Available YouTube video of lecture (58:08 minutes)

Eyes in the Sky: Aerospace Reconnaissance in UN Peace Operations (pdf, 3.9 MB) (PPTx, 25 MB)

Unmanned Systems Summit, Ottawa, 15 December 2011
Earlier version: Canadian Remote Sensing Society (Ottawa Branch), Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, Ottawa, 27 January 2010 (pdf)

Future of Warfare: Small Arms are the Big Problem (html)

Opening address at “The Future of International Humanitarian Law and the New Millennium”, conference sponsored by Canadian Red Cross and the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law, Ottawa, 10 February 2000

Intelligence-led Peacekeeping: UN Mission in Haiti 2006-07 (pdf, 3.2 MB)

Military and Police Advisers Community (MPAC), Russian Mission to the United Nations, New York, 24 May 2011

Just War Index: Wars Waged by the USA and by Canada were Just, Unjust and Everything In Between (pdf, 900 KB) (ppt, 1.8 MB)

Vital Discussions of Human Security, Science for Peace, University of Toronto, 13 September 2012. Full video of lecture on YouTube.

Plausible Deniability or How Leaders May Try to Conceal Their Roles in Crimes (pdf, 300 KB) (ppt, 900 KB)

International Criminal Court (ICC) in the ICC/OTP Guest Lecture, at the invitation of Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) and Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo, The Hague, 18 May 2010

Technology to Enhance Peace Operations (pdf, 3.1 MB) (ppt, 4.4 MB)

Challenges Forum, New York, 15 February 2013

Modernizing Peace Operations through Technology and Training (pdf, 3 MB)

US Department of State, Washington, DC, 16 February 2016

Tools of the Trade? Monitoring Technologies in UN Peace Operations (pdf, 830 KB)  (ppt, 3.3 MB)

UN Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations (C34), Trusteeship Council Chamber, UN Headquarters, New York, 5 March 2007




Other Lectures to be Added:
Woodrow Wilson: Pioneer of World Order, Founder of International Organization for Peace

Presentations by others:
Air Power in UN Operations (Workshop PPT)