The Decline of the West: Geopolitics in the 21st Century

    Jennifer Welsh, International Relations, and Somerville College, Oxford University
    Woodward Instructional Resource Centre Lecture Hall 2, UBC

    Saturday, March 25, 8:15-9:30 pm
    The Vancouver Institute Lectures
  •  Jennifer Welsh

    Professor Welsh is a Canadian researcher, writer and consultant, currently the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect. She has also served as consultant to a number of organizations including: the Conference Board of Canada, McKinsey and Co, the Aspen Institute’s Business and Society Program and the Government of Canada. In her latest book, At Home in the World: Canada's Global Vision for the 21st Century, she provides an alternative vision for Canada's role in international relations and suggests that Canada can play a major role in International policy and become a role model. A Rhodes scholar, Professor Welsh is to deliver the 2016 CBC Massey Lectures, entitled “The Return of History.”

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March 25th, 2017 from  8:15 PM to  9:30 PM
Lecture Hall No. 2
2194 Health Sciences Mall
Woodward Instructional Resources Centre
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
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