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Ron Deibert sitting on an orange couch. Photo by Dave Chan.

Ron Deibert for CBC Radio on the cyber attack threats faced by human rights groups

November 10, 2014

Citizen Lab Director Ron Deibert discusses the danger cyber attacks pose to human rights groups with CBC Radio in anticipation of a new report being published by the Lab.

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Asian Institute to host $2.5 million Research Project on Climate Change

November 7, 2014

The Asian Institute at the Munk School will host the Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia project, made possible by a $2.5 million International Partnerships for Sustainable Societies (IPaSS) grant.

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Professor David Wolfe interviewed by U of T on the future of Toronto’s economy

October 21, 2014

David Wolfe, professor of political science, is featured on the UofT Cities podcast episode 3 discussing the important changes Toronto needs to implement in order to develop a sustainable economy.

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CPHS Director Lisa Forman set to feature at Global Health Summit on November 3-5

October 17, 2014

Lisa Forman, Director of the Comparative Program on Health and Society at the Munk School, is set to address the Global Health Summit on the influence of power, politics and privilege on global health issues.

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CBC IDEAS: THE SHARING ECONOMY AND THE PUBLIC GOOD "MUCH ADO about MAGNA CARTA"

CBC Ideas: The Sharing Economy and the Public Good

October 17, 2014

Join IDEAS Host Paul Kennedy for a special 2-part event produced by IDEAS in partnership with the Munk School. Featuring economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, along with a stellar panel of economic and political thinkers.

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Spotlight on the United States

October 10, 2014

The Munk School co-sponsors a London School of Economics conference on US foreign policy.

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The Launch of the International Centre for Tax and Development Government Revenue Dataset

October 7, 2014

Wilson Prichard strengthens the foundations of research on tax and government revenues with launch of dataset at a high-level event in Washington DC

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David Mulroney on the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement

October 3, 2014

David Mulroney, Canada’s ambassador to China from 2009 to 2012, writes for the Globe and Mail on the nuanced diplomatic balance Canada needs to strike between Hong Kong’s pro-democracy demonstrators and their government.

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MGA Students Selected as Geneva Challenge Finalists

September 10, 2014

MGA students and alumni are set to defend their research on Women Empowerment, titled “Educating Against Vulnerability,” on September 15th at the Graduate Institute of Geneva.

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Munk School Faculty set to feature at TIFF Contemporary World Speakers Programme

September 9, 2014

At this year’s Toronto Film Festival, members of the Munk School faculty will provide their expertise towards the exploration of five contemporary world cinema films.

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