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Citizen Lab in Toronto Star: How unwitting users of WeChat aid the Chinese messaging app’s blacklisting of sensitive images

July 16, 2019

The Chinese messaging app uses censorship mechanisms to screen images sent between users, Citizen Lab report finds.

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Diana Fu wins scholarly article, book awards

July 3, 2019

Diana Fu, associate professor of political science and affiliated faculty at the Munk School’s Asian Institute, has won awards from the American Sociological Association and the International Studies Association.

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Ron Deibert

Ronald Deibert receives honorary degree from University of Guelph

June 13, 2019

Deibert is the director of the Munk School’s Citizen Lab and a widely lauded researcher in cybersecurity.

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Citizen Lab releases two reports on stalkerware and technology-facilitated harassment

June 12, 2019

A pair of reports released by the Munk School’s Citizen Lab detail how abusers use stalkerware apps to harass others with near-impunity.

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Congratulations, Class of 2019!

June 7, 2019

Today, we welcomed 151 new Master of Global Affairs and Master of Public Policy alumni into our community. View some highlights from Convocation 2019.

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Noura Al-Jizawi

Noura Al-Jizawi takes on a new challenge

June 6, 2019

In 2016, Syrian activist Noura Al-Jizawi was a target in a cyber espionage campaign. She shares how a hacking attempt on her email address sent her on the path toward a Master of Global Affairs.

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Alexandre Parrott-Mautner

Alexandre Parrott-Mautner embraces variety

June 6, 2019

Alexandre Parrott-Mautner, a 2019 Master of Global Affairs candidate, shares how he made the most of his MGA experience.

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Kaidie Williams

Kaidie Williams Finds Resilience After the Hurricanes

June 4, 2019

Kadie Williams, 2019 Master of Public Policy candidate, wants to use her education to help build resilience in Dominica.

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Jasper Paredes

Jasper Paredes Finds a New Path

June 3, 2019

Jasper Paredes, 2019 Master of Public Policy candidate, shares his journey from the Munk School to Natural Resources Canada.

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Book Series Shows Current Affairs Through Global Perspectives

May 31, 2019

Established with a donation from Ken Alexander and Sharyn Langdon and published by the University of Toronto Press, the Munk Series on Global Affairs focuses on the big ideas that are at the heart of the Munk School’s research.

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