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UBC’s professional Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs (MPPGA) program equips students with a broad policy foundation of strong multidisciplinary policy analysis and design skills as well as subject-specific expertise in development, sustainability and global governance. Apply by January 26th to begin in Fall 2016.

Upcoming Events
Postdoctoral Position in Crop Modelling – UBC, Vancouver
The Land Use and Global Environment (LUGE) research group at UBC is seeking a postdoctoral fello...
04 February 2016
Professor Taylor Owen is the 2016 recipient of the Emerging Leader Award from Canada’s Public Policy Forum
Professor Taylor Owen is the 2016 recipient of the Emerging Leader Award from Canada’s Public Po...
28 January 2016
COP21 in Paris - Why was an Agreement Possible?
Everyone is welcomed to this talk by French Ambassador HE Mr. Chapuis.
4 Mar 2016 12:30 PM

Growing Human Cities through Urban Agriculture ft. Maria Pineda, Liu Institute Visiting Fellow in Residence at Green College
Join us for a stimulating talk on Growing Human Cities through Urban Agriculture by Visiting Fellow Maria Pineda
21 Mar 2016 4:00 PM

New Publications
New Research
Ethical Audits and the Supply Chains of Global Corporations
The research argues that supply chain audits are working for corporations but failing workers an...
15 January 2016

Farming for Walmart: the politics of corporate control and responsibility in the global South
New research by Liu Scholar, Sara D. Elder, explores the role of corporate social responsibility...
8 July 2015

A global assessment of the carbon cycle and temperature responses to major changes in future fire regime
New paper co-authored by Professor Navin Ramankutty: increased fire frequency may actually cool ...
31 August 2015

Effects of Community-Based Natural Resource Management on Household Welfare in Namibia
Assistant Professor, Hisham Zerriffi explores the development of a widespread community-based na...
20 May 2015

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