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Recent media mentions

The Institute of Asian Research (IAR) in the media

Detente in US-North Korea Crisis May Not Las Long, Give-And-Take Welcome

Sputnik News | Aug 17, 2017 | Featuring: Dr. Don Baker

North Korea and the US unlikely to go to war: UBC professor

News 1130 | Aug 12, 2017 | Featuring: Dr. Don Baker

North Korea’s release of Toronto pastor regarded as political move

The Globe and Mail | Aug 10, 2017 | Featuring: Dr. Paul Evans

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Recent announcements

Information and updates from the IAR

Kyung-Ae Park Receives Faculty Community Service Award from alumni UBC

4 Aug, 2017 IAR is pleased to congratulate Dr. Kyung-Ae Park for receiving the Faculty Community Service Award as part of the alumni UBC Achievement Awards. Read more

IAR Winter 2017 Work Learn Positions Posted

3 Aug, 2017 IAR Winter 2017 Work Learn positions are now posted! The Work Learn program is open to all UBC Vancouver students and supports and subsidizes meaningful work experiences on campus that offer the opportunity to develop professional skills and learn in a work environment. The following positions are available: Student Assistant for Web & Communications, Institute […] Read more

Vision20 Policy Brief Published by the Think20

17 Jul, 2017 The Vision20 Working Group's policy brief has been published by the Think20: “Empower, Include, and Inspire: G20 Public Leadership to Advance Responsibility, Resilience and Sustainability for a Fair Global Economy.” Read more

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