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Recent media mentions

The Institute of Asian Research (IAR) in the media

Teck director’s Chinese government ties raise concerns over foreign influence

Vancouver Sun | Jul 15, 2016 | Featuring: Dr. Yves Tiberghien

Interview: David Cameron’s resignation

CBC The Early Edition | Jul 13, 2016 | Featuring: Dr. Yves Tiberghien

Incorporating SDGs Into Canadian Policy A Clear Choice

Huffington Post Canada | Jul 13, 2016 | Featuring: Dr. Julian Dierkes

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Recent announcements

Information and updates from the IAR

V20 Blue Paper – Now Released!

26 Jul, 2016 Give the World Hope: G20 Leadership for People-Centered Inclusive and Sustainable Growth A Blue Report for the G20 Presidency 2016 Views from Vision 20: International Summit on Global Governance’s New Frontiers Public Release: July 21, 2016 Download: English Version Chinese Version Co-Editors: Yves Tiberghien Director, Institute of Asian Research, The University of British Columbia […] Read more >>

Stéphane Dion at IAR

22 Jul, 2016 Today, we were joined by the Honourable Stéphane Dion: Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and President of the Cabinet Committee in Environment, Climate Change and Energy. The audience, made up of UBC students, staff and faculty, engaged in a Q&A session to discuss Canada’s role in climate friendly economic development and the future of Asia. […] Read more >>

IAR Welcomes President Santa Ono

22 Jun, 2016 In the name of the Institute of Asian Research, I am very happy to welcome UBC’s new President, Dr. Santa Ono! Dr. Santa Ono brings to UBC an extraordinary record of scholarship, teaching, high-level administration, community service, communication, entrepreneurship, music, as well as wonderful human qualities. While he spent much of his career in the […] Read more >>

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