Security issues

Captain Alexander Landry, P.Eng, PMP is a Canadian military engineering officer currently serving within the Engineering Division at NATO Allied Land Command. He has experience on operational deployments both domestically for natural disaster response in Canada, and within an expeditionary setting in Ukraine. He currently writes for various professional journals on topics related to future security issues concerning both Canada and NATO. He volunteers as the Strategic Initiatives Specialist for the Canadian Journal of Emergency Management.

Articles by this writer

February 2023  |  Magazine, Don't Miss

All future activities in the Northwest Passage should be assessed through an Environmental, Social, and Governance lens, advise Hunerfauth and Landry as they provide an overview of key considerations.

June 2022  |  Reviews

Author Carol Off's self-proclaimed account of generals and justice in Rwanda and Yugoslavia, or perhaps a lack thereof, is a foundational review of the CAF and Canadian peacekeeping – all of which is becoming increasingly relevant once more as the world faces new complexities and hot spots, both around the globe and here at home.

June 2022  |  Reviews

Author Daniel A. Sjursen's strong-worded narrative of American history makes a credible effort to close “the gap between what scholars know and what students learn” and writes in a way that non-historians will appreciate. Of particular interest to soldiers and officers of any Western military, the book outlines the foundations for many decisions that led to actual deployments across recent generations. Accordingly, he writes that “the stories we tell about ourselves and our forebears inform the sort of country we think we are, the public policy we craft, and even what we imagine possible”.