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New UBC Partnership, OceanCanada,

Launched in August, 2014


OceanCanada is a research collaboration between 15 Canadian universities, non-governmental organizations, Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), and others and is supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Partnership Grants program. Partners from across Canada will gather together to holistically study the challenges and opportunities facing Canada's oceans and coastal communities.

Watch Rashid Sumaila, research director of OceanCanada, a professor in the UBC Fisheries Centre, and a Liu Faculty Associate speak about the importance of the ocean in this video.

Upcoming Events
OceanCanada Partnership Project
New UBC partnership for Canada's ocean launched today
27 August 2014
Rashid Sumaila shaking hands with Prince Charles
Rashid Sumaila discussed sustaining the world's fisheries with Prince Charles
26 August 2014
Workshop: “Dark Matters II: Science and the Cold War in a Decolonizing World”
The workshop will feature eleven papers by noted scholars and explore fundamental questions about the place of science and technology in international affai...
5 Sep 2014 9:00 AM

Public Talk & Discussion by Dr. Deborah James
Public Talk & Discussion by Dr. Deborah James on exploring the interface between community, market and the state. The author challenges binaries of politica...
15 Sep 2014 5:00 PM

New Publications
New Research
Engaging China: Myth, Aspiration, and Strategy in Canadian Policy from Trudeau to Harper
A new book by Paul Evans.
14 April 2014

Forced marriage as a political project: Sexual rules and relations in the Lord's Resistance Army
A journal article written by Erin Baines exploring contraditions that exist in sexual violence a...
14 March 2014

The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Shipping Industry
A Research Collaboration between the Liu Institute for Global Issues and the Nippon Foundation.
8 December 2013

Global Focus: Food Security in Asia and the Pacific
This report - “Food Security in Asia and the Pacific” - synthesizes the research initiated by th...
5 September 2013

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