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Upcoming Events
Dominic Ongwen and the Search for Justice
This article features research conducted by Liu Institute Professor Erin Baines and partners in ...
04 March 2016
We Are All the Same: Experiences of children born into LRA captivity report by Liu Scholar Beth Stewart
Read the report and blog post based on Beth Stewart's research into children born into the capti...
19 February 2016
Nagasaki: Memories of My Son
Join us for a free screening of a film starring Sayuri Yoshinaga and Kazunari Ninomiya as mother and son in postwar Nagasaki.
4 May 2016 7:30 PM

From Hiroshima to Fukushima: Poetry of Nuclear Survival
A series of student-oriented events that reflect upon nuclear dangers from Hiroshima to Fukushima, Japan.
3 May 2016 12:00 PM

New Publications
New Research
Ethical Audits and the Supply Chains of Global Corporations
The research argues that supply chain audits are working for corporations but failing workers an...
15 January 2016

Farming for Walmart: the politics of corporate control and responsibility in the global South
New research by Liu Scholar, Sara D. Elder, explores the role of corporate social responsibility...
8 July 2015

A global assessment of the carbon cycle and temperature responses to major changes in future fire regime
New paper co-authored by Professor Navin Ramankutty: increased fire frequency may actually cool ...
31 August 2015

Effects of Community-Based Natural Resource Management on Household Welfare in Namibia
Assistant Professor, Hisham Zerriffi explores the development of a widespread community-based na...
20 May 2015

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