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2019 International Humanitarian Law in Action Conference 8:30 am
2019 International Humanitarian Law in Action Conference
Nov 12 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
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The Role of NGOs in Refugees’ Integration in the Circumpolar Region: A Comparison of Norway and Canada 12:00 pm
The Role of NGOs in Refugees’ Integration in the Circumpolar Region: A Comparison of Norway and Canada
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Photo courtesy of Kirill Gurvich Kirill Gurvich’s doctoral dissertation, “Refugees’ integration in the Circumpolar region: a comparison of Norway and Canada,” seeks to discover the features of refugee integration from the position of social service[...]
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Agency Orientation 9:30 am
Agency Orientation
Nov 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
 
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Stride Circles Training 6:00 pm
Stride Circles Training
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 2 @ 9:00 pm
Please note that in order to register for the Stride Circles training you must first have taken the Stride Night training and then volunteered within the Stride Night program for a minimum of 6 months.  
Global Governance Regimes and the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals 12:00 pm
Global Governance Regimes and the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Photo credit: United Nations/flickr How can treaty regimes and international law facilitate the implementation of global governance mechanisms? How can treaty regimes and international law hinder the successful implementation of global governance mechanisms? The answers[...]
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New Directions in South-South Migration Workshop 8:30 am
New Directions in South-South Migration Workshop
Nov 19 @ 8:30 am – Nov 20 @ 1:30 pm
Photo credit: Hungry Cities Partnership Global migration movements are currently a major focus of political and media attention, and a growing rallying point for nationalist movements and populist xenophobia in the North and South. To[...]
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Urban Poverty and the Urbanisation of Food Insecurity and Malnutrition 12:00 pm
Urban Poverty and the Urbanisation of Food Insecurity and Malnutrition
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Photo credit: Maria Salamone/Hungry Cities Partnership Is food security and nutrition becoming an urban challenge? Data suggests that this is indeed the case. As urban centres in low and middle-income nations grow rapidly, inadequate housing,[...]
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Kitchener-Waterloo chapter of Council of Canadians meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Community Room at Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes, 307 Queen St S. (corner of[...]
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The Economics (or not) of EV Supports 12:00 pm
The Economics (or not) of EV Supports
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Photo credit: Noya Fields/flickr The reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from road transport is a key policy goal that is being pursued by both federal and provincial governments in Canada using a range of policies.[...]
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Spatial Leveling: the geographical solution to urban food affordability in Nanjing, China 12:00 pm
Spatial Leveling: the geographical solution to urban food affordability in Nanjing, China
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Photo credit: Yaya Song Food affordability is an important determinant of food choices, nutrition, and non-communicable diseases. Food affordability refers to food prices and people’s perceptions of worth relative to the cost; therefore, addressing the[...]
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PhD Dissertation Defence: Famn Pa Chita: Mobilities, Intimate Labour and Political Subjectivities among Haitian Women on the Move 8:00 am
PhD Dissertation Defence: Famn Pa Chita: Mobilities, Intimate Labour and Political Subjectivities among Haitian Women on the Move
Nov 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Photo credit: Alex Proimos/Wikipedia Commons Masaya Llavaneras Blanco‘s PhD dissertation defence. Advisor: Rianne Mahon Committee: Simon Dalby, Kim Rygiel Internal/external: Judith Nicholson External: Parvati Raghuram, Open University, UK .fusion-button.button-5 .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-5 i {color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-5 {border-width:0px;border-color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-5 .fusion-button-icon-divider{border-color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-5:hover[...]
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