- Geopolitics & Security
As Defense Pressures Rise, so Must the Budget
Senior Advisor, Dentons LLP
Colin Robertson Senior Advisor, Dentons LLP
Canada spends just one percent of GDP on defense, the least of any Arctic Council member. It is time to change that. Canada needs more icebreakers and surveillance aircraft, and we need to complete the as-yet-unfinished permanent northern base in Nanisivik, Nunavut.