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Paris Knowledge Bridge


In December, countries are expected to adopt a new agreement on climate change that will ultimately replace the Kyoto Protocol. To learn more, watch these Paris Knowledge Bridge: Unpacking International Climate Governance videos produced by Jennifer Allan, UBC PhD Student and the IISD and derived from 60 interviews with heads of UN agencies, negotiators and civil society. Watch the videos on the IISD website.

Upcoming Events
In Memory of Dr. Richard B. Splane
Former UNA Vancouver President gives a touching message in honour of Dr. Richard B. Splane
27 November 2015
The Cost to Doing Nothing in the South China Sea
UBC Fisheries Economics Research Unit Director Dr. Rashid Sumaila and Associate Professor Dr. Wi...
18 November 2015
Committing Acts of Journalism: Reporting in a coercive state
A stimulating talk by Mohamed Fahmy on maintaining professional journalism under the threat of imprisonment.
30 Nov 2015 12:30 PM

Tillikum Lens Photo Exhibition - Lobby Gallery
View Tillikum Lens until January 5th, 2016: A program dedicated to empower indigenous youth through digital storytelling. Image credit: Aaliyah Chapman
1 Dec 2015 9:00 AM

New Publications
New Research
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

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 cha...
2 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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