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Abomination: Local belief systems and international justice
This edition of Field Notes analyzes the Acholi concept of abomination to assess what relevance it has for transitional justice in northern Uganda. JRP
Erin Baines   Benjamin Perrin
Invisible Chains: Canada's Underground World of Human Trafficking
Benjamin Perrin
Liu Faculty Fellow Prof. Benjamin Perrin's first book "Invisible Chains: Canada's Underground World of Human Trafficking" is being published this fall by Penguin Group (Canada). Hardcover copies are now available online for pre-order.
Global Focus: On the Edges of Conflict
Benjamin Perrin, Brian Job
Armed conflict in the early 21st century tends to be asymmetrical and protracted, fought by an array of armed groups on both physical and political battlefields, and causing disproportionate suffering and death to civilians. The Edges of Conflict Project is working to better understand the nature of such conflict and to improve respect for the rule of law in complex security environments.
Global Focus: Her name is Beatrice, my name is Lara
Lara Rosenoff
"Her Name is Beatrice, My Name is Lara: experiences in witnessing, internal displacement and conflict in Northern Uganda after 23 years of war" is a documentary project examining a documentary’s potentials and pitfalls in critical 'witnessing,' while exploring how voices from those living in the centre of conflict can challenge dominant media and humanitarian narratives. A photo- and video-based exhibition will be featured in the Liu Institute's lobby starting 14 January 2010.
Contrasting futures for ocean and society from different anthropogenic CO2 emissions scenarios
New research, based on a study completed by the Oceans 2015 Initiative, examines how climate change will impact fisheries and the many coastal communities that depend heavily on fisheries resources for foods and economic security.
July 02, 2015
Protest Inc.: The Corporatization of Activism
Peter Dauvergne, Genevieve LeBaron

March 14, 2014
International Journal of Transitional Justice Special Issue: Transitional Justice and the Everyday
Pilar Riaño-Alcalá, Erin Baines
A special edition of The International Journal of Transitional Justice, edited by Professors Pilar Riaño-Alcalá and Erin Baines.
October 29, 2012
TSAS Summer Academy 2015
July 20, 2015 starting at 4:00 PM until July 25, 2015 12:00 AM
The Canadian Network for Research on Terrorism, Security and Society is holding a Summer Academy from July-20-24 at the Liu Institute for Global Issues. The Summer Academy is designed to foster a comprehensive understanding of radicalization, terrorism, security and situates them in the context of a rapidly changing Canadian society. Registration Deadline is June 15.
After Ebola - What have we learned?
June 22, 2015 starting at 10:00 PM until June 23, 2015 12:00 AM
A dialogue with Dr. Francis Kateh, Deputy Minister of Health and Chief Medical Officer of Liberia.
ICCLR International Lecture Series: Eric MacDonald
March 21, 2014
This series the guest lecturer will be Eric MacDonald, Senior Trial Lawyer, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court The Hague.
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