Upcoming Events

Explore our upcoming events, activities and learning opportunities hosted by the Liu Institute for Global Issues.

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September 2017
5:00 PM

Event

Book Launch – Designed Leadership by Moura Quayle

Join us for the launch of UBC Professor Moura Quayle’s new book, Designed Leadership.

Ocean Coast

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September 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Can Environmental Regulation Make Extractive Industries More Innovative?

Join us for a Policy@UBC and CIRDI seminar series event with John Steen, Associate Professor in Strategy at the University of Queensland Business School.

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May 2017
11:00 PM

Event

Kampala Summer Institute: Men’s and Women’s Relations in Coercive Settings

The institute is being hosted in Uganda by the Refugee Law Project (RLP) and Conjugal Slavery in War Partnership (CSiW), supported by Liu Institute Professor…

Water Stewardship in Mining

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April 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Exploring Water Stewardship, Risk & Opportunity in the Mining Sector: from theory to application

Join us for this Policy@UBC talk by WWF's Alexis Morgan.

Liu Case Room

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April 2017
9:00 AM

Event

Designing Knowledge Mobilization & Exploring Policy

This hands-on workshop offers UBC doctoral students an introduction to the tools for mobilizing their work with a view to plan and assess impact.

Bolormaa - Mongolia

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April 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Mining development and environmental rehabilitation challenges, Mongolia’s case

A Policy@UBC and CIRDI seminar series talk with Bolormaa Purevjav, a Chair at the Centre for Stakeholder Engagement and Sustainable Development, Mongolia

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April 2017
3:00 PM

Event

Dr. Gabriel Maltais-Landry – Optimizing the use of organic amendments and cover crops to maximize agronomic and environmental benefits

Join us for this UBC Future of Food global dialogue series talk on optimizing the use of organic amendments and cover crops.

Vegetables

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April 2017
1:30 PM

Event

Dr. Barbara Seed – What is a healthy and sustainable diet?

Join us for this UBC Future of Food global dialogue series talk on what is a healthy and sustainable diet.

Wherever I Find Myself: Stories of Canadian Immigrant Women

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April 2017
7:00 PM

Event

Wherever I Find Myself: Stories of Canadian Immigrant Women

Join the book launch for Liu Scholar Miriam Matejova’s anthology by and about Canadian immigrant women, Wherever I Find Myself: Stories of Canadian Immigrant Women.

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April 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Private Sector Development in Resource-Rich Developing Countries

Eric Werker will provides an overview of his framework to understand the political economy of economic growth, which has been presented to foreign aid agencies…