EUCANET EVENTS

Turning Grief into Helping Refugees

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The second event series of the CEDoM (Canada Europe Dialogue on Migration) project - will kick off with a public Europe-Canada dialogue on the refugee crisis. Oliver Schmidtke (CFGS Director, UVic) and Ruben Zaiotti (JMEUCE Director, University of Dalhousie) will be in conversation with TIMA KURDI, the author of "The boy on the beach. My family's...
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March 22, 2019 - Public Discussion: Democracy and Its Futures

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Democracy & its Futures Ceremonial Hall, First Peoples House, University of Victoria - Registration required here March 22, 2019 | 1:45 - 6 pm Scholars from Europe, Canada and the United States of America engage in a comparative and critical dialogue oriented to reciprocal elucidation, mutual understanding and democratic ways forward along the...
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March 19, 2019 - Public Debates in Turbulent Times

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Tuesday, March 19th | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST Live: Sunset Labs | 400 Herald Street | Victoria BC | map Digital Ticket This event addresses the issues of public debate and the role of academia with a focus on the discussions on democracy and its futures. Experts from academia and various civil society communities come together and discuss the...
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March 19/20 Public Debates in Turbulent Times

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March 19/20, 2019 Our event series "Public Debates in Turbulent times" addresses the issues of public debate and the role of academia with a focus on the discussions on democracy and it’s futures. Experts from academia, media, and various civil society communities come together and discuss the challenges of sharing knowledge supporting the core...
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WEBINAR March 15, 2019 - Crises of Democracy

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Online Discussion Friday, March 15 th , 2019/ 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PT (7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. GMT) **Please note your timezone** Register here Join two distinguished scholars of democracy in a trans-Atlantic dialog to discuss current challenges and opportunities in democracies around the world. Conversation will focus in particular on...
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WEBINAR March 13, 2019: Borders, Security, and Migration

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Webinar, March 13 9:00-10:30 am, PT Register here Borders have become a hotly contested issue in public debate. For some they suggest security, for others they denote practices of exclusion and human rights violations. Against the background of President Trump’s insistence on the wall on the US-Mexico border, the webinar will debate how in a...
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Jan 16, 2018 - WEBINAR: Brexit, borders and the vision for Europe

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Brexit, borders and the vision for Europe An online dialogue - 0.5 hours presentations and 1 hour Q&A - 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Pacific Time, Wednesday, January 16, 2018 Register here Cross-border mobility is one of the elemental four freedoms on which the project of European integration rests. What does Brexit mean for the project of the single...
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Dec 11, 2018 - WEBINAR: Austerity and Social Inequality

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Austerity and Social Inequality: The rise of the populist right and the European budget crisis An online dialogue - 0.5 hours presentations and 1 hour Q&A - 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Pacific Time, Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Register here The pledges of a universal basic income and massive tax cuts set the Italian government on a collision course with...
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Oct 30, 2018: Electoral reform: Lessons from Europe

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New Webinar/Online discussion on YouTube: October 30th; 9:30am PT "Electoral reform: a viable option for Canada - lessons from Europe" In his 2015 campaign, Justin Trudeau promised electoral reform and the end to Canada’s first-past-the-post system at the federal level. With this assurance, Trudeau expressed common public concern about whether...
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