Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Fighting the New Enemy

National security expert, Andrew House, discussed with CJPAC’s In-House Lawyer and Director of Marketing & Communications, Amanda Blitz, how COVID-19 has impacted Canada’s national security, our relationship with China, border issues and more. From terror to pandemics, he explored why Canada’s national security needs to adapt to today’s threats.     

About Andrew: From 2010 to 2015 Andrew served as Chief of Staff to successive ministers of Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness. He practices Government Relations and Political Law at Fasken, with expertise in national security, cyber security, foreign direct investment, irregular migration and anti-terrorism.


The Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee is a national, independent, multi-partisan organization, that engages Jewish and pro-Israel Canadians in the democratic process and fosters active political participation.


The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) is the advocacy agent of Jewish Federations across Canada. CIJA’s mission is to preserve and protect Jewish life in Canada through advocacy.


Fasken is a full-service law firm with offices in Canada, the U.K., South Africa and China. They work with clients around the globe, offering expertise in legal issues affecting all types of industry, government and individual objectives.