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Listen to this CBC interview with George Hoberg, Professor, Environmental and Natural Resource Policy at UBC’s Liu Institute for Global Issues on what Donald Trump’s climate policies could mean.
Yves Tiberghien, MPPGA Professor and Director of UBC’s Institute of Asian Research comments on the recent display of uneasy political undercurrents that have dominated Hong Kong for the past few years.
MPPGA Professor Paul Evans explored with Global Times the status of bilateral relations between Canada and China: Are the two countries having a new golden decade? What can be expected from the bilateral relationship? To learn more, follow the link to the article.
The federal government approved the $11.4-billion LNG project in B.C. on September 27th. The Liu Institute’s George Hoberg, professor of environmental and natural resource policy, spoke to The Province, saying that the approval is “a major step backward for the Trudeau government’s commitment to meet its Paris climate target.”
Co-authored by MPPGA Assistant Professor Taylor Owen and recent International Relations graduate Robert Gorwa, a new article in Foreign Affairs explores the exciting and terrifying possibilities that the new generation of quantum science brings.
Research by Rashid Sumaila, MPPGA Professor and Director of OceanCanada with UBC’s Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, explores how the high seas can help us mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change on marine ecosystems if they are closed to fishing.