Upcoming Events

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

Vegetables

05

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

04

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.

Indian oceanside

04

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…

Sunflowers

30

March 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Dr. Claire Kremen, Berkeley Food Institute, University of California Berkeley

Join our next UBC Future of Food global dialogue series talk with Professor Claire Kremen on "Through the bees’ eyes: seeking food system sustainability."

Organic Food

29

March 2017
1:00 PM

Event

Dr. Verena Seufert – What is this thing called organic? How organic farming is codified in regulations

Join us for this UBC Future of Food global dialogue series talk on how organic farming is codified in regulations.

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.

Advancing Water Stewardship in Mining image

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.