Upcoming Events

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

Liu Case Room

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October 2017
12:30 PM

Event

Miners, Minerals and Minamata: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on ASGM and Sustainable Development

Join us for a Policy@UBC and CIRDI seminar series event titled Miners, Minerals and Minamata: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on ASGM and Sustainable Development with Kirsten Dales,…

After the Flight

19

October 2017
5:30 PM

Event

Refugee&Migration Symposium- Panel: Economic Contributions of Refugees, Immigrants, and Newcomers

Join us for a series of panel presentations that will illustrate the various important contributions government-assisted refugees, refugee claimants, immigrants and other newcomers make to…

After the Flight

18

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

17

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

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.

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!

After the Flight

11

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!