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Events in "Transitional Justice" research area
Feb
27
2012
“Queering Transitional Justice?”
February 27, 2012 starting at 10:30 AM until February 27, 2012 12:30 PM
A workshop on engaging and exploring transitional justice with sexual and gender minorities, led by Chris Dolan, Director of the Refugee Law Project. Hosted by the Global Queer Research Group and the Transitional Justice Network.
Jan
27
2012
TJN Research Seminar: Visual Data and Research Ethics II
January 27, 2012 starting at 2:00 PM until January 27, 2012 3:00 PM
The Transitional Justice Network (TJN) invites you to the seventh in a series of research seminars at the Liu Institute focusing on research methods and ethics in settings of violence.
Jan
13
2012
Overlooking Everyday Injustice with Global Justice
January 13, 2012 starting at 11:30 AM until January 13, 2012 2:00 PM
Presented by Professor Brooke Ackerly, Vanderbilt University
Jan
20
2010
Thinking Globally, Acting Globally: From here
January 20, 2010 starting at 2:00 PM until January 20, 2010 4:00 PM
Join us for a showcase of the Liu Institute’s Global Issues research, followed by discussion and a reception. Professors Benjamin Perrin, Natasha Affolder, and Erin Baines will briefly present their ongoing projects and discuss the impacts of their research.
Nov
26
2009
Mobilizing the Will to Intervene: Leadership and Action to Prevent Mass Atrocities
November 26, 2009 starting at 3:00 PM until November 26, 2009 4:30 PM
The Simons Foundation in partnership with the SFU Centre for Dialogue and Concordia University’s Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS) is convening the Vancouver launch of the MIGS report: Mobilizing the Will to Intervene: Leadership and Action to Prevent Mass Atrocities.
Mar
12
2008
Do We Still Need the World Bank?
March 12, 2008 starting at 8:30 AM until March 12, 2008 10:00 AM
Dr. Paul Collier will keynote the plenary session of the Student-Led Colloquium on the World Bank and it's influence on poverty reduction.
Mar
11
2008
Dr. Paul Collier discusses Commodity Booms and Poverty Alleviation
March 11, 2008 starting at 7:30 PM until March 11, 2008 9:30 PM
Dr. Paul Collier joins UBC's Celebrate Research Week to discuss two of his recent works, "Managing Commodity Booms: Lessons of International Experience" and "Poverty Reduction in Africa". UBC experts will discuss and respond to Dr. Collier's research findings.
Mar
11
2008
The Liu Institute hosts Paul Collier, author of best-seller, "The Bottom Billion"
March 11, 2008 starting at 1:30 PM until March 11, 2008 3:30 PM
Dr. Paul Collier’s research focuses on the causes and consequences of civil war, the effects of aid, and the problems of democracy in low-income and natural-resource-rich societies. In addition to the usual academic outputs, his work has had substantial policy impact. In the past year Dr. Collier has been the senior adviser to the Right Honourable Tony Blair’s Commission on Africa, addressed the General Assembly of the UN, given a seminar at 10 Downing St. , and been invited to meet with Condoleezza Rice on her recent UK visit.
Sep
17
2007
Ramesh Thakur - Responsibility to Protect - and Prosecute?
September 17, 2007 starting at 12:00 PM until September 17, 2007 1:30 PM
In responding to the problem of atrocities against civilians, Dr. Thakur argues, the twin tasks are to protect the victims and punish the perpetrators.
Nov
15
2006
In Search of International Justice: A Focus on Northern Uganda
November 15, 2006 starting at 12:00 AM until November 15, 2006 12:00 AM
The Liu Institute for Global Issues and GuluWalk are proud to host In Search of International Justice, a film discussing the evolution of the International Criminal Court
Jun
5
2006
ERIN BAINES: No Word for Justice - South-North Approaches to Addressing War Crimes in Northern Uganda
June 5, 2006 starting at 12:00 AM until June 5, 2006 12:00 AM
Erin Baines, Research Associate / Director of Programme, Conflict & Development Programme, Liu Institute, will give a talk entitled No Word for Justice: South-North Approaches to Addressing War Crimes in Northern Uganda
Nov
18
2003
Bosnia, Rwanda: Dealing with the Past
November 18, 2003 starting at 12:00 AM until November 18, 2003 12:00 AM
Dr Patricia Marchak, Centre of International Relations UBC, will give a talk entitled Bosnia, Rwanda: Dealing with the Past.
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