On Wednesday April 1st, 2015, the Centre for Southeast Asia Research will be hosting a roundtable discussion on Lee Kuan Yew's contributions to Singapore and the world. More details here.
On Monday March 30, 2015 the Centre for Chinese Research will be hosting a roundtable event on China Central Television newscaster Chai Jing’s Under the Dome documentary from 3:30-5:30pm. More details here.
From Friday, April 10, 2015 to Sunday, April 12, 2015 the UBC Master of Arts Asia Pacific Policy Studies (MAAPPS) program will be hosting their annual International Graduate Conference on contemporary issues in the Asia-Pacific Region. More details here.
Join us on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 4:00-5:30pm as former Canadian Ambassador to the People's Republic of China David Mulroney discusses his new book Middle Power, Middle Kingdom: What Canada Needs to Know about China in the 21st Century. More details here.
Asia Pacific Policy Project
This student-run blog focuses on annually rotating graduate projects
Information and analysis of contemporary Mongolia
High Peaks Pure Earth
Translations of blogs from Tibet and People's Republic of China
Going off the Rails?
The Future of the Renminbi and the Next Steps for Canada
The AAP's "Clean Sweep" in Delhi Assembly Elections
Nepal's Citizenship Challenges: Gender and Sovereignty in the Himalayas
Will the Asean Economic Community (AEC) Transform Southeast Asian Economies in 2015?
Fighting For Myanmar's Child Soldiers
Interested in current issues in Asia and across the Pacific? We invite you to look at the Asia Pacific Memo series. It's the Institute of Asian Research's communications initiative to feature accessible scholarly knowledge about contemporary Asia.
To subscribe to receive a new Memo two times a week, enter your email here. Here's a sample of what you would receive. Or, visit our subscribe page for more options.
This Content Requires Adobe Flash Player | Download Now
The MPPGA program prepares future policy leaders with an informed perspective, critical and creative thinking skills, and professional networks. Learn more about the program.
The Institute of Asian Research is a leader in research and teaching that combines interdisciplinary perspectives with deep knowledge of Asia to contribute to policy issues and public understanding.
Please view here for our most recent IAR Announcements. To receive our weekly announcements, please visit our subscription form.