Category Archives: Leadership

Report of the Independent International Commission on Syria

Please see here for the full report from the nineteenth session of the U.N. Human Rights Council.

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Canadian International Model United Nations!

UNA-Canada will be hosting the annual Canadian International Model UN at Grant MacEwan University in Edmonton from 1-4 March 2012. The committees will focus on global environmental issues in preparation for the UNited nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio +20). … Continue reading

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Can NGOs, Non-profits and Activists Co-operate?

A research paper by UNA-Canada Victoria Branch Director Mark Reed on the feasibility of local NGOs/NPGs and activists co-operating on diverse joint projects from discrimination to human rights. Read the full text here.

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Victoria’s ‘district energy’ community a model for Canada and beyond – The Globe and Mail

Victoria’s ‘district energy’ community a model for Canada and beyond – The Globe and Mail.

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The Bloated Nuclear Weapons Budget – NYTimes.com

In a time when all expenditures in the U.S. military budget must be tightly scrutinized and justified, a New York Times Editorial outlines some important steps to be taken if the U.S. is to see the best return on investment … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened to Global Warming? – NYTimes

It is disappointing that a discipline invoking the highest standards of epistemic integrity must fight so hard to overcome the friction presented by sheer rhetoric. The United States has an outstanding scientific community built upon the highest standards of academic … Continue reading

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Victoria Leadership Awards

A call for nominations: click here for more information.

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