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Upcoming Conference: PRC Environmental Tradeoffs: Modern China's Environment, Science & Landscapes

 Join the Centre for Chinese Resaerch to explore the relationship between China's policies/politics, history, and physical environment at our upcoming one-day conference on Monday, Sept. 21, 2015. For more information, please visit our Events section

New Graduate Program: Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs

 

 



 

 

 

The Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs program prepares future policy leaders with an informed perspective, critical and creative thinking skills, and professional networks. Graduates will have a deeper understanding of policy-making processes, the interconnectedness of global networks, and a cross-sectoral understanding that will foster a healthier, more sustainable future. Learn more about the program.

                                                  

 

Blogs

Asia Pacific Policy Project
This student-run blog focuses on annually rotating graduate projects

Mongolia Today
Information and analysis of contemporary Mongolia

High Peaks Pure Earth
Translations of blogs from Tibet and People's Republic of China

Asia Pacific Memo

Memo #340
The Asia Pacific Memo Wishes You a Pleasant Summer

Memo #339
Red Star Over Asia: Taking Stock of Xiaomi's Meteoric Ascent

Memo #338
Migration Crisis on Southeast Asian Shores: Individual or Regional Responsibility?

Memo #337
How the EITI May Become Mongolian, Part 2 of 2

Memo #336
How the EITI May Become Mongolian, Part 1 of 2

 

Interested in current issues in Asia and across the Pacific? We invite you to look at the Asia Pacific Memo series. It is the Institute of Asian Research's communications initiative to feature accessible scholarly knowledge about contemporary Asia.

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My Father and the Republic" (Video Interview with Novelist, Dramatist, and Historian Pai Hsien-yung)

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Upcoming Events
Saturday, Sep 12, 2015
Symposium: Contemporary Buddhist Philosophy
Conference - Buddhism and Contemporary Society, Department of Philosophy, Institute of Asian Research

Monday, Sep 14, 2015
Talk: Japan's Entry Into International Society
Seminar - Centre for Japanese Research, Japan Foundation, Japan Studies Association of Canada

Tuesday, Sep 15, 2015
China's Road Towards Democratic Governance: Thoughts on Political Development Since the Reform
Seminar - Centre for Chinese Research, Institute of Asian Research

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015
South Korea’s Foreign Policy, Viewed from Inside vs. Outside
Seminar - Centre for Korean Research, Institute of Asian Research

Friday, Sep 18, 2015
CISAR Open House
Event - Centre for India and South Asia Research, Institute of Asian Research

Monday, Sep 21, 2015
PRC Environmental Tradeoffs: Modern China's Environment, Science(s) and Landscapes
Conference - Centre for Chinese Research, Institute of Asian Research, Kwantlen Polytechnic University Faculty of Arts

Thursday, Sep 24, 2015
Decentralisation in Indonesia: Promise and Unfinished Business
Seminar - Centre for Southeast Asian Research, ANU Indonesia Project

Thursday, Sep 24, 2015
Symposium on Nepal: Nepal After the Earthquake: Reconstruction and Regeneration
Event - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015
Lecture: The Dynamics and Driving Factors of the India-China Relationship
Seminar - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Friday, Oct 23, 2015
Workshop on Bangladesh With Film Screening
Workshop - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Thursday, Nov 05, 2015
Feature Film: 'Shakespearewalla'
Event - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Friday, Nov 13, 2015
Art Exhibition
Event - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015
Lecture: Challenges of the Nascent Democracy in Bhutan
Seminar - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Friday, Dec 04, 2015
CISAR End of Term Gathering
Event - Centre for India and South Asia Research

Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs

The MPPGA program prepares future policy leaders with an informed perspective, critical and creative thinking skills, and professional networks. Learn more about the program.

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