Upcoming Events

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

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October 2017
12:30 PM

Event

CANCELLED Talk: Evidence of Transboundary Mercury and other Pollutants in the Puyango-Tumbes River basin, Ecuador-Peru

Join us for a talk with Dr. Bruce Marshall about pollution in gold processing centres in Ecuador and Peru.

After the Flight

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October 2017
7:30 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium – “Constance On the Edge” Film

Join us for this film screening of Constance On the Edge as part of After the Flight: Community-University Refugee & Migration Symposium. This film highlights…

After the Flight

18

October 2017
3:00 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium- Panel: Community Approaches to Healing Trauma

Trauma is a fundamental part of the refugee experience. This panel will spotlight how a community can provide the long-term support and healing that traumatized…

18

October 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Policy@UBC: M. V. Ramana on The Global Future of Nuclear Energy

Join us for a Policy@UBC series dialogue on “The Global Future of Nuclear Energy” with M.V. Ramana, Simons Chair in Disarmament, Global and Human Security…

After the Flight

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October 2017
5:30 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium-“Seeking a New Life in Canada”: Media Representations of Refugees, Asylum Seekers & Forced Migrants

Join a facilitated conversation about the complexities of the ways in which displaced people are portrayed in the Canadian media, and the implications of the…

After the Flight

16

October 2017
5:30 PM

Event

After the Flight: Community-University Refugee & Migration Symposium

The After The Flight campus & community symposium will explore the dynamics of refugee & immigrant settlement and integration. Join us!

After the Flight

16

October 2017
5:30 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium-Panel: How are we doing? Refugee Private Sponsorship in Canada

This symposium panel session is designed for persons who are interested in the private sponsorship of refugees.

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October 2017
6:30 PM

Event

Lobby Gallery Exhibition: The Price of Sex, Works by Renowned Documentary Film Maker & Photographer, Mimi Chakarova

Join us for the Lobby Gallery opening of The Price of Sex photo exhibition & film screening, an award-winning documentary film & photo series by Bulgarian-American…

After the Flight

12

October 2017
5:30 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium– Workshop: Responsible Research with the Settlement Sector

Join us for a workshop and dialogue sessions with UBC researchers and immigrant/refugee settlement sector representatives that will showcase responsible, community engaged research practices.

After the Flight

11

October 2017
5:30 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium – Career Exploration Evening: Careers in the Settlement Sector

Students, join us to explore career and volunteer opportunities in the settlement sector and gain advice from early career professionals!