Does governance matter? Discussion about a global public good

10:00AM - 11:30AM
Room 1-43, Waterloo
Mr Trouyet, Consul General for France in Toronto, discusses how the commitment at the UN Sustainable Development Summit to "promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development" could impact development of some of the poorest countries.

Applying for Non-Academic Grants

2:00PM - 3:00PM
Room 1-43, Waterloo
Join Heather Pryse as she discusses how to successfully apply for non-academic grants and about the funding application process for NGOs applying for GoC/DFATD funding for humanitarian programming.

Canada’s DART – fast, responsive, effective

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Room 1-43, Waterloo
Lieutenant Colonel Ed Izatt, Commanding Officer of the Canadian Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) will discuss the team's humanitarian work in Nepal in the aftermath of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake in April 2015.

PhD Dissertation Defence: Scripting Resistance: Governance through Theatre of the Oppressed

11:00AM - 2:00PM
Room 1-23, Waterloo
Adam Malloy's doctoral dissertation defence.

EU Research and Innovation: Tackling Societal Challenges

10:30AM - 11:30AM
CIGI Campus, Waterloo
Learn about research funding opportunities from the European Union.

Accountability in Global Environmental Governance: A Meaningful Tool for Action?

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Room 1-42, Waterloo
Dr. Teresa Kramarz and Dr. Susan Park present an analytical framework that proposes a new way to assess accountability in global environmental governance.