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.
UBC Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs students recently elected their 2020-2021 Student Association executive members, a diverse group of nine students who are taking on various leadership roles on behalf of the MPPGA student body. Learn more.
SPPGA Policy Practitioner Fellow Andrea Reimer is hosting an AMA on Twitter from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm on Tuesdays. Engage on topics of power and practice, and the practical challenges of policy-making using #AMASPPGA.
Professor Rashid Sumaila (SPPGA & Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries) and others have published a Blue Paper on how we can transition towards a more sustainable ocean economy. The High Level Panel for a Sustainable Ocean Economy report features 14 sitting heads of states and government, including Prime Minister Trudeau.