Canadian response to the Syrian refugee crisis: We are not there yet!

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Speakers: Maissaa Almustafa
BSIA 1-42, Waterloo
This Current Issues session is being hosted by the Migration, Mobilities, Social Policy group.

Scholarship and Grant Writing

2:00PM - 3:30PM
BSIA Room 1-31, Waterloo
Learn how to write successful scholarship and grant proposals.

Mapping the State of Play on the Global Food Landscape

8:00AM - 5:00PM
BSIA 1-42, Waterloo
BSIA and University of Waterloo hosts international workshop on the future of Global Food Studies.

China and the Bretton Woods System: Reflections at the 70th anniversary

12:30PM - 1:30PM
BSIA Room 1-42, Waterloo
This Current Issues session is being hosted by the Global Political Economy group. Panel members will reflect on China's relationship with the Bretton Woods system.

Peace-keeping in the Central African Republic and DR Congo: Can International Intervention Prevent Genocide?

12:00PM - 1:00PM
Speakers: Alistair Edgar
Kitchener Public Library's Central Branch, Kitchener
Join Dr. Alistair Edgar, Executive Director, Academic Council on the UN System (ACUNS) as he examines the possibility of international assistance to address the crisis in the Congo.

The Ebola Crisis: How Bad Is It?

11:45AM - 12:45PM
BSIA 1-42, Waterloo
The Environment & Resources Research Cluster will host a current affairs discussion on the Ebola crisis in West Africa.

The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources

9:00AM - 4:30PM
BSIA 1-42, Waterloo
Natural resources development has become a polarizing issue for Canadians and the world. The New Diplomacy of Natural Resources is designed to deepen strategic understanding and skill building to advance constructive and inclusive decision-making. Combining UNA-Canada’s successful empathy-based learning approach with a business school case competition, this event will convene leaders from the private sector, NGOs, indigenous groups and various levels of government with the best and brightest young scholars and professionals.