Liu Institute for Global Issues

Founding Year: 1998



M. V. Ramana (Director)

Is an interdisciplinary research hub for emerging global issues in the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs at the University of British Columbia (UBC). It “conducts and facilitates research on global issues, mobilizing knowledge into solutions and policy.” Its current focus is on advancing sustainability, security, social justice, and environmental interactions that promote the well-being of people in ways that are equitable and sustainable.



Liu Institute for Global Issues contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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