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.
PhD PhotoVoice Project Showcases Experiences of Displacement
The stories of war, loss, celebration, and faith shown in UBC PhD candidate and Public Scholar Neila Miled’s photo exhibition provides context for the lived experiences of young Muslim refugee women. Read the impression left behind by the Liu
Global Policy Project Field Experiences
Learn about the overseas field work component of five 2018/19 Global Policy Projects, following the experiences of MPPGA student teams in India, Nepal, Peru, Ethiopia, and Ghana during the first two weeks of December, 2018.
Canadian Officials Going Ahead with China Trip & China’s Presence on the World Stage
Despite the fact that Canada-China relations are rather tense at the moment, Canadian MPs and Senators are still going ahead with their upcoming visit to China. SPPGA Professor Paul Evans says that this is the right move, and that Ottawa should be openly communicating with China.
Environmental Impacts of Plastics and Initial Policies for their Control
January 30, 2019
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
place Multipurpose Room, Liu Insitute for Global Studies
Gold Mining in Ghana: Ambiguities of Social Responsibility, Justice, Human Rights and Development
February 8, 2019
9:00 am - 10:30 am
place Room 120, C.K. Choi Building