Welcome to the Group of 78

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Since its origins in 1981, the Group of 78 has promoted dialogue about a progressive Canadian foreign policy, based on the principles of sustainable PEACE through common security, JUSTICE in prosperity, equity, inclusion with diversity, and SURVIVAL of our planet in the face of modern human activity.

Up Coming Events

Jazz Night Out – Fundraising Event on November 5th


Please join us for an evening of jazz, pop … and a few musical surprises with Stay-Tuned/Restez-à-l’écoute !
Evening will also  include fundraising activities, door prizes, appetizers, and a cash bar!

*Limited seating available, be sure to order your tickets today through Eventbrite.

Luncheon Speaker Series:

piotr-dutkiewiczNovember 1st, 2016 – Piotr Dutkiewicz –  The Russian Threat: Real or Manufactured?




michael-hawesDecember 6th, 2016 – Michael Hawes – US General Election


Past Events and Activity

Leap Manifesto: A Climate Change Debate:
Sept 15, 2016

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Join us for a public debate between Avi Lewis and Thomas Homer-Dixon on the Leap Manifesto’s approach to current issues of Canadian politics and climate change.


Annual Policy Conference 2016 

UN flagsLimits to Armed Intervention Lessons from Africa, the Middle East & Afghanistan

Group of 78 Annual Policy Conference

Army Officers Mess & Bruyère Centre: September 23 & 24, 2016



In Other News…

The Group of 78
63 Sparks Street, Suite 608
Ottawa, ON K1P 5A6
613-565-9449 ext. 23