2021 Global Policy Project Symposium Highlights
On April 15, 2021, MPPGA students from the 2019 cohort presented their policy report findings at the virtual Global Policy Project Symposium held by the UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs. View the project descriptions and presentation recordings to get a closer look at the Global Policy Projects from this year.
Setting the Stage for Wars During a Global Pandemic
In these unprecedented times, military spending, armed conflicts, and modernizing of nuclear arsenals continue as usual. The handful of nations holding these weapons “buck the international desire for nuclear disarmament”, Professor Ramana says.
Reconciliation Requires More than Shock and Outrage — It Takes Action
After the discovery of 215 Indigenous children on the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School, Adjunct Professor Andrea Reimer writes a letter to those in elected office to say reconciliation requires more than words – it takes action.