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.
Institute for Future Legislators 2019 – Call for Applications
Concerned about pressing issues facing our communities? Have you thought about running for public office? Apply to the Institute for Future Legislators offered by UBC's Centre for the Study of Democratic Institutions. The deadline has been extended to May 31, 2019.
The Country That Exiled McKinsey
Professor Julian Dierkes speaks to Propublica about a dubious project undertaken by consulting firm McKinsey & Co. and about its involvement in Mongolia.
Assistant Professor Nadja Kunz Receives Prestigious Title of Canada Research Chair in Mine Water Management and Stewardship
Assistant Professor Nadja Kunz (SPPGA, Mining Engineering) has received the prestigious title of Canada Research Chair in Mine Water Management and Stewardship at UBC. Learn more about her research.
Lobby Gallery Exhibition – Nature & Nourishment: The Agrobiodiversity and Food Security Nexus
May 24, 2019
place Lobby Gallery, Liu Institute for Global Issues