Peter Gibaut is an analyst at Policy Horizons Canada. His areas of interest include Canada’s foreign affairs, security and defense, cultural diplomacy and the role of religion in the international community. Previously, he worked with the Institute for Strategic Dialogue, a UK-based foundation with a mission to help bridge geopolitical divides through policy innovation, cultural exchange and educational outreach. Peter’s academic background is in medieval history, and he holds degrees from the University of Toronto and the University of Oxford. He is an avid reader and an adequate swimmer.