Upcoming Events

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

Wastewater Reuse

23

March 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Dr. Bejoy K Thomas – Whose water? Challenges and complexities in wastewater reuse in peri-urban Bangalore, India

Join a UBC Future of Food global dialogue series talk on the challenges & complexities in wastewater reuse.

armed-conflict-soldiers

21

March 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Individualization of War, a Mark Zacher Distinguished Visitor Talk

Join us for an engaging talk and Q&A with Jennifer Welsh, Professor and Chair in International Relations at the European University Institute.

Future of Food Series

17

March 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Worker Justice & Food Security

Join us for this talk with Anthony Peeples & Jill Bucklaschuk, as part of the UBC Future of Food global dialogue series series.

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14

March 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Advancing Water Stewardship in Mining – from the site to the catchment

Learn of Prof. Nadja Kunz's evolving research program that focuses on more sustainable water allocation and efficient water use.

Liu Case Room

07

March 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Implementing the Paris Agreement: Are We On The Right Track? With Satya S. Tripathi

Join this free UBC talk and Q&A on implementing the Paris Agreement with Satya S. Tripathi, Senior Advisor, 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Liu Institute for Global Issues at UBC

01

March 2017
6:30 PM

Event

Robert Reich – The Rise of the Anti-Establishment: Where do we go from here?

Join Dr. Robert Reich, Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, for his keynote talk as part of the Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies.

Angela-Mcintyre_Talk

01

March 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Participatory Food Security Research with Rural South African Communities

Join this talk with Dr. Angela McIntyre, as part of the UBC Future of Food global dialogue series.

Liu West Mall

22

February 2017
5:00 PM

Event

Toward a Progressive Politics of Financial Regulation workshop

This workshop brings together a small group of scholars to focus on the relationships between financial institutions and financial markets, economic regulation and progressive political…

Future of Food Series

17

February 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Dr. Craig Borowiak – Postcapitalist Politics in a Divided City: Mapping Community Gardens in Philadelphia

This Future of Food series talk by Craig Borowiak will explore how urban agriculture fits within larger solidarity economies & post-capitalist politics in the U.S.

A Roundtable on Art, Memory and Responsibility

08

February 2017
6:00 PM

Event

‘How do we be together?’ A Roundtable on Art, Memory and Responsibility

Artists and scholars explore the role of engaged artistic practice / creative scholarship in generating public dialogue on questions of social responsibility and transformative justice