Features Archive - Page 25 of 54 - Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy

Young Saudis chat by a poster of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a tech forum in Riyadh

Not exactly a Saudi ‘Arab Spring’: Janice Stein on events in Saudi Arabia

November 24, 2017

Janice Stein says what is happening in Saudi Arabia is unprecedented, but “Arab Spring” is probably not a good comparison.

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Donald Trump stands at a podium.

Ronald Pruessen on America under Trump, one year post-election

November 15, 2017

Now that a year has passed since the 2016 U.S. election, we talk to Ronald Pruessen about the current state of affairs in America under Donald Trump.

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace Mugabe attend the celebration of Mugabe's 93rd birthday.

Mark Manger: Zimbabwe facing a struggle of power

November 15, 2017

Mark Manger comments on power struggle in Zimbabwe in this U of T News Q&A.

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Students standing at the entrance of a bridge in Vietnam.

A Global Education: Report urges Canada to send more post-secondary students to learn abroad

November 8, 2017

A Toronto launch for the report will take place at the Munk School on November 27.

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Angel Gurría

OECD Secretary-General advocates for rapid response to climate change during Munk School lecture

November 6, 2017

Angel Gurría, secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), highlighted climate issues for countries to consider at recent Munk School lecture.

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Valentina Briceño-Strocchia

Munk School Meets: Valentina Briceño-Strocchia

November 6, 2017

Master of Global Affairs candidate Valentina Briceño-Strocchia talks to us about what attracted her to the MGA program, and how small acts can influence big change.

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Resolving the Venezuelan crisis: Foreign Minister, government leaders and experts discuss ways forward

November 2, 2017

Government leaders and experts gathered at the Munk School to discuss Venezuela’s current state of affairs and ways forward.

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Steam and exhaust rise from a steel mill in Duisburg, Germany

OECD leader talks at Munk School about global progress on climate change

November 1, 2017

Angel Gurría, secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) led a talk on climate change at the Munk School on November 1.

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Kristyn Wong-Tam

Pathways Lab speakers series: A greater understanding of migration through stories

October 26, 2017

The Munk School’s Richard Lee Asian Pathways Research Lab aims to capture the complex journeys of Asian Canadians.

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A group of children gather at a documentary screening.

Identify, invest, inspire: a new approach to international development

October 20, 2017

On October 25, the Munk School’s Innovation Policy Lab will host Rise Up & Care co-founder Kirk Bowman as he explains how his nonprofit twists the traditional development model by empowering local organizations to act on innovative ideas like “badminton samba”.

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