Centre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives

Asia Desk Forum

Asia Desk Forum Law Conference

A unique opportunity for private and public sector lawyers with an Asian dimension to the practice to extend and deepen their knowledge of cutting-edge legal issues through a series of workshops, panels, and lectures, led by those who know Asia best. 

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Women Crossing Borders: Gender and the Asia-Pacific

Panel discussion about women's migration, Girls' Day doll display and koto performance – March 3rd at 4pm

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IdeaFest – Women Crossing Borders: Gender and the Asia Pacific

Celebrating Girls' Day – a panel discussion about women's migration, Girls' Day doll display and koto performance – March 3rd at 4pm

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Migration conference - registration now open

Registration now open! Paper proposals due February 27th

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UVic's window to the Pacific Rim

The Centre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives is located at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada. The Centre conducts research on policy issues and builds relationships with universities and civil society organizations in the region. It holds international conferences and events and acts as a resource facility for the university and the wider community on this important and diverse part of the world. Read more.


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Many of our events are webcast on our Vimeo channel, or see our research videos and interviews with interns on our YouTube channel.

This month's featured Flickr photo was taken of former CAPI interns Adam Tran, Chandra Merry and George Benson during the World Social Forum on Migrations in the Philippines in 2013. View more photos on our Flickr space.

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