Upcoming Events

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

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May 2018
2:00 PM

Event

Why the Paris Agreement Negotiations Succeeded while Those in Copenhagen (2009) Failed, with Richard Kinley

Please join us for this engaging discussion with Richard Kinley, former Deputy Executive Secretary (Assistant Secretary General) of the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat.

11

May 2018
12:00 PM

Event

The 2018 BC Science & Policy Conference

Join us at the 2018 BC Science & Policy Conference on May 11 at the UBC Life Sciences Institute.

09

May 2018
12:30 PM

Event

OECD Nuclear Power: The Vanishing Low-carbon Wedge with Ahmed Abdulla

Please join us for this engaging discussion with Dr. Ahmed Abdulla on OECD nuclear power.

18

April 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Movie: Unsettling Environmental Review

Join us at a free screening of Unsettling Environmental Review as a part of the UBC Future of Food Global Dialogue Series, with special remarks…

British Columbia Parliament Buildings, Victoria, Canada

05

April 2018
5:00 PM

Event

A Matter of Confidence: The Inside Story of the Political Battle for BC

Authors Richard Zussman and Robert Shaw join us to discuss their new book, A Matter of Confidence: The Inside Story of the Political Battle for…

Book Launch - I Am Evelyn Amony: Reclaiming my Life from the Lord's Resistance Army

03

April 2018
5:00 PM

Event

Book Launch
 for I Am Evelyn Amony – Reclaiming my Life from the Lord’s Resistance Army

Join author Evelyn Amony and special guests from Uganda as they reflect on the power of testimony & storytelling in the aftermaths of war.

03

April 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Book Launch with Mohamed Zayani – Digital Middle East: State and Society in the Information Age

Join us at the launch for Visiting Fellow Mohamed Zayani's new book titled, Digital Middle East: State and Society in the Information Age (Oxford UP).

28

March 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Sustainable Intensification in Policy and Practice: The UK Story with Michael Winter

Join us at Dr. Michael Winter's talk about sustainable intensification in the UK on Wednesday, March 28th in the Liu Multipurpose Room.

27

March 2018
7:00 PM

Event

Art + Memory + Justice Symposium 

The Art + Memory + Justice Symposium will showcase the creative work done by UBC students engaged in the field of transformative memory and justice.

22

March 2018
5:30 PM

Event

Book Launch of Resilience and Contagion: Invoking Human Rights in African HIV Advocacy by Kristi Heather Kenyon

Join us for this book launch with UBC alumna, Kristi Heather Kenyon.