Welcome to the Institute for Middle East Studies - Canada

The Institute for Middle East Studies - Canada (IMESC) is a multi-disciplinary institute focusing on the Middle East and its broader region. We are an independent non-profit and non-governmental organization that was founded in 2011.



If we are to counteract the scourge of Islamic misinterpretation and defend what is intrinsically a religion of peace, argues

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As Palestinians commemorate the 68th anniversary of the Nakba, literally “catastrophe” in Arabic, when the indigenous people of Palestine were

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Netanyahu and his government must be held accountable and stopped from fuelling hatred in Israel. The premier’s actions are loudly

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