Centre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives

Creating Commons in an Era of Precarity

A Multi/Trans-Disciplinary Conference on Migration and Asia | 8-11 June 2021

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Online panel: Preventing Pushback of Refugees Fleeing Myanmar at the Thai border

photo courtesy Karen Human Rights Group

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CAPI profiles Asian Heritage Month

Meet some of the people who make CAPI tick (photo: Samuel Ahn)

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Covid-19 in Asia: Law and Policy Contexts

A new volume edited by CAPI Director Victor V. Ramraj

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Broken Promises

CAPI-based project Landscapes of Injustice's new museum exhibition and book offer novel perspectives on the Japanese Canadian experience during WWII

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Over 30 years of bridging the Pacific


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