After each RODA panel, summaries of the discussions and the insights gained from them are provided to a group of senior influencers in both Canada and Germany, which includes diplomatic and political representatives. Over the course of three meetings throughout 2021, this Advisory Group will help the CIC and the KAS refine an agenda for cooperation between Canada, Germany and other liberal democracies.
Summary of Panel 1: Climate change, energy, the road to and from COP 26
Summary of Panel 2: The pandemic, COVAX and vaccine strategy
Summary of Panel 3: Protecting democracy and defending human rights, democratic solidarity
Summary of Panel 4: Digital and tech democracy, disinformation
Summary of Panel 5: Trade and economic cooperation – building back confidence and fairness, WTO, Ottawa Group, international finance
Summary of Panel 6: Managing inclusive pluralism, immigration, refugees
Summary of Panel 7: Multilateralism, International Peace & Security
Building a Network to Renew our Democratic Alliance (July 21, 2021)
Building a Network to Renew our Democratic Alliance #2 (August 1, 2021)
RODA picking up steam with launch of new podcast (October 22, 2021)
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