Don Hubert

Don Hubert

For nearly a decade, Don Hubert led policy development on Canada's human security agenda within the Department of Foreign Affairs. He has been responsible for specific initiatives on small arms proliferation, diamonds and other resources linked to armed conflict, the Responsibility to Protect, and corporate social responsibility. Most recently he was Director of the Human Security Division, with previous positions in Policy Planning, as Coordinator of Humanitarian Affairs, and as Deputy to the Chair of the Kimberley Process. He has held post-doctoral positions at the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies at Dalhousie University and the Humanitarianism and War Project at Brown University, was a consultant for the International Commission on Intervention and State Sovereignty, and has taught at the School of International Affairs at Carleton University.

Email : Don.Hubert@uOttawa.ca
  • Adjunct Professor

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  • Ph.D., Social and Political Science, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 1996
  • B.A., Politics, Brock University, St. Catharines, 1989

:

  • HUMAN SECURITY
  • Reconceptualization of international security
  • Conflict prevention and post-conflict peacebuilding
  • Humanitarian affairs and the protection of civilians
  • The private sector and armed conflict
  • GLOBAL GOVERNANCE
  • Global public policy development
  • The creation of international norms
  • NGOs in world politics