Upcoming Events

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

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October 2018
12:00 PM

Event

‘Writing Dissent’ without Writing People Off Featuring Robert Jensen

Join us as Robert Jensen speaks on the themes in his book, Writing Dissent: Taking Radical Ideas from the Margins to the Mainstream.

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October 2018
2:00 PM

Event

Big Food ‘Feeding’ the Hungry Poor? Economic Democracy, Food Justice and Human Rights

Join us at this triple book launch to explore civil society, the right to food and public policy with Annette Desmarais (Public Policies for Food…

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September 2018
3:30 PM

Event

The More Who Die, the Less We Care, with Paul Slovic

Join us for this talk and Q&A with special guest, Paul Slovic, on how publics respond or not to humanitarian crises.

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September 2018
12:30 PM

Event

A Conversation on Electoral Reform

Join us for a substantive, constructive, and informative discussion on electoral reform for anyone looking to learn more about it.

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September 2018
12:45 PM

Event

Ships Passing in the Night? The U.S., China, and the Future of the Asia Pacific

Join us for this talk with Stewart Patrick, who will address forces that will shape trans-Pacific international relations in the years to come.

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September 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World

Please join us and Stewart Patrick for a talk on his newest publication, Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World. 

On History, Memory and Justice

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September 2018
7:00 PM

Event

Lobby Gallery Exhibition Closing: On History, Memory, and Justice

Join artist Iman Baobeid at the closing of her Lobby Gallery exhibition where a long table discussion will take place.

On History, Memory and Justice

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August 2018
9:00 AM

Event

Lobby Gallery Exhibition: On History, Memory, and Justice

Drop by to view our current exhibition, which examines the art of bearing witness and the narrative assemblages of memory in reflection of the current…

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June 2018
8:30 AM

Event

Resources for Future Generations: Premiere Conference on Energy, Minerals, Water, the Earth

The School of Public Policy and Global Affairs’ own Nadja Kunz will be co-chairing the conference with Dr. Jenny Broadhurst (University of Cape Town).

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June 2018
9:30 AM

Event

Plenary 1: Tech & Peace: Canada’s Knowledge to Accelerate the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Canada is growing its water cleantech presence globally, but how can we leverage this to help achieve the UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals?