Adam R. Houston is a Ph.D. student at the University of Ottawa working in the area of health law concerning communicable and noncommunicable disease.

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Toward a new peacekeeping approach in Haiti

On November 15, as it hosted delegates from more than 80 countries at the United Nations Peacekeeping Defence Ministerial Conference in Vancouver, Canada announced a series of new initiatives as part of the government’s efforts …

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Vaping’s overlooked upside: no cigarette butts

Lost in the often vitriolic debate over electronic cigarettes versus traditional cigarettes are little nonbiodegradable pieces of plastic: cigarette butts. They are the world’s most ubiquitous form of litter, with millions upon millions of them …

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