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COP-21 Paris: Quoi de neuf avec les changements climatiques?

 

Le laboratoire d’études interdisciplinaires sur l’alimentation, l’école d’études politiques et l’institut de l’environnement vous invitent à une table ronde sur les résultats de la Conférence de Paris de 2015 sur le climat.

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Date: 
jeudi 28 janvier 2016 à 11 h 30 13 h 00
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Paris COP 21: What’s New With Climate Change?

The Laboratory for the Interdisciplinary Study of Food, the Institute of the Environment and the School of Political Studies invite you to a bilingual round table discussion on the outcome and potential impact of the Paris Climate Conference 2015 (COP-21).

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Anglais
Date: 
jeudi, 28 janvier 2016 - 11:30 am1:00 pm
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Housing First: International and Local Developments

This forum will feature Keynote Speaker Dr. Ronni Greenwood from the University of Limerick and previously with Pathways to Housing in New York City. Dr. Greenwood will share her research on developing Housing First in Dublin, Ireland.   Following Dr.

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Date: 
mercredi 24 février 2016 à 09 h 00 13 h 00
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Housing First: International and Local Developments

This forum will feature Keynote Speaker Dr. Ronni Greenwood from the University of Limerick and previously with Pathways to Housing in New York City. Dr. Greenwood will share her research on developing Housing First in Dublin, Ireland.   Following Dr.

Anglais
Date: 
mercredi, 24 février 2016 - 9:00 am1:00 pm
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The Subject of Global Justice:

Scholars of Kant are often puzzled by his defense of patriotism and cosmopolitanism. Some interpretations argue that these are compatible because the domestic pursuit of justice and civic education are conducive to a cosmopolitan spirit. This interpretation, however, demotes cosmopolitanism to a dependent position in Kant’s system and minimizes his principle of complementarity. I offer a new interpretation of Kant’s notion of hospitality that connects the domestic, international, and cosmopolitan realms and resolves the tension in cosmopolitan patriotism. I complement Kant with W.

Anglais
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lundi, 29 février 2016 - 12:00 pm1:30 pm
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Rethinking the Causes of Genocide

Scott Straus will discuss his new book, Making and Unmaking Nations: War, Leadership, and Genocide in Modern Africa in which he examines why genocide happens in some countries but not others. The talk will offer an appraisal of the state of the literature in genocide studies, new conceptual and theoretical approaches to genocide, and the prevention of mass atrocities. The talk will also reference case studies from the book, including the wars in Rwanda, Sudan, Côte d’Ivoire, and Mali.

Anglais
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lundi, 22 février 2016 - 12:00 pm1:30 pm
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Track Two Diplomacy: In Theory and Practice

Track Two Diplomacy consists of informal dialogues among actors such as academics, religious leaders, retired senior officials, and NGO officials that can bring new ideas and new relationships to the official process of diplomacy. Sadly, those involved in official diplomacy often have little understanding of and appreciation for the complex and nuanced role that Track Two can play, or for its limitations.

Anglais
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jeudi, 11 février 2016 - 5:00 pm6:30 pm
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Seeing Gender in Private Security

The increasing reliance on private military and security companies in contemporary conflict and peacekeeping raises a host of new issues for feminist scholars and activists. In recent years, a new set of critical gender scholarship has emerged that examines gender as a central aspect of security privatization. In parallel, the private security industry has begun to pay more attention to gender and women in an attempt to improve its legitimacy.

Anglais
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jeudi, 4 février 2016 - 12:00 pm1:30 pm
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Seeing Gender in Private Security

The increasing reliance on private military and security companies in contemporary conflict and peacekeeping raises a host of new issues for feminist scholars and activists. In recent years, a new set of critical gender scholarship has emerged that examines gender as a central aspect of security privatization. In parallel, the private security industry has begun to pay more attention to gender and women in an attempt to improve its legitimacy.

Anglais
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jeudi, 4 février 2016 - 12:00 pm1:30 pm
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The Feminist Cafés

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ROUNDTABLE

Panelists

Jennifer Blair
Associate Professor, English
Dominique Bourque
Associate Professor, IFGS/Français
Shoshana Magnet
Associate Professor, IFGS/Criminology
Mythili Rajiva
Associate Professor, IFGS
Corrie Scott
Assistant Professor, IFGS

Sous-titre: 
Pedagogy in FEM courses:  a roundtable on what works
Date: 
mardi, 9 février 2016 - 11:30 am1:30 pm
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