As an interdisciplinary hub for innovation and learning, the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs (SPPGA) at the University of British Columbia draws on the expertise of university institutes, research centres and faculties, and invites collaboration with local and global communities.
2019 Global Policy Project Symposium Highlights
MPPGA students presented their policy report findings at our Global Policy Project Symposium. Several projects were locally based while others involved international travel to Nepal, Ghana, Ethiopia, Peru, and India. The teams applied policy research methods and strategic design skills to address various policy issues identified by their clients.
Applauding Youth Involvement in the Climate Change Fight
Following the UN Human Rights Committee’s resolution on the empowerment of children-led initiatives for the environment, SPPGA Professor and UN Rapporteur David Boyd underlines the importance of Environment advocacy by future
Lobby Gallery Closing Reception: Belonging, Transformation, and Ethnographic Predicaments in Nepal’s Himalaya
April 23, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
place Lobby Gallery, Liu Institute for Global Issues
Utopia or Dystopia: What is the Future of Natural Resource Governance?
April 25, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
place Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre – Jack Poole Hall