Events

Nov 30

Biodiversity COP15

10:00am - 2:30pm

Want to know about the Biodiversity COP15 in Montreal and the CWN Platform? Canadian local and regional governments have a unique opportunity to be involved this year. The UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15) will be held in Montreal December 7-19, 2022 and, for the first time, there will be a dedicated

Dec 01

COP27 debrief: The politics of power people and place

6:00pm - 8:00pm | Segal Building, 1300-1500

Faculty and student delegates from UBC and other institutions, now returned from climate negotiations in Sharm El Sheikh, will discuss climate change from a lens deconstructing systems of power and bias, and discuss COP27's progress and limitations.

Dec 02

Cremis Webinar: encampments and the right to housing

3:00pm - 4:30pm

This webinar will mobilize knowledge from a research project regarding the human rights dimensions of encampments across Canada, and juxtapose the regulation of encampments with the right to housing and human rights framework.

Mar 20

Harvard MIT UBC Urban China Conference 2023

Harvard MIT UBC Urban China Conference 2023:  Has planning guided China's urbanization? Where: Harvard University Campus, Cambridge, MA China’s rapid urbanization has come with a stunning assortment of plans: urban plans, land plans, economic plans, demographic plan

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