2020 - DEFENCE INNOVATION

Leona ALLESLEV (Canada)

02 September 2020

In 2020 NATO finds itself in a highly volatile and rapidly changing international security environment. In addition to traditional security threats emanating from nation states, the Allies are now also facing new challenges from internationally active terrorist organisations while cyberattacks and disinformation campaigns can target critical infrastructure and undermine the cohesion of our societies. At the same time, the power shift towards new and emerging actors and disruptive technologies call into question the existing world order, with considerable implications for NATO.