Join us on October 9, 2014 as Professor Thomas Pepinsky (Associate Professor, Department of Government, Cornell University) discusses the consequences of global commodity shocks for local public goods using the Global Financial Crisis in Indonesian Papua as a case study. More details here.
The Centre for India and South Asia Research (CISAR) at The University of British Columbia, invites submissions for the 2014 Prem Goel Memorial Award. The annual award of $1000 is given to the UBC graduate student judged to have the most promising research program related to South Asia. Application deadline is 12pm on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. More details here.
On October 10, 2014, UBC’s Centre for Southeast Asian Research, Institute of Asian Research, Department of Asian Studies, and the Liu Institute for Global Issues in conjunction with the Consulate General of Indonesia are hosting a day long conference on the impact of the 2014 Indonesian presidential elections on Indonesia and the rest of the world. More details here.
Information and analysis of contemporary Mongolia
High Peaks Pure Earth
Translations of blogs from Tibet and People's Republic of China
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