announcements

Centre for Refugee Studies: Call For Papers

The Centre for Refugee Studies Student Caucus is pleased to announce their rescheduled 10th Annual Student Conference for September 25th and 26th, 2015. The deadline for submissions for the conference "De-mythifying Forced Migration: Place, Temporariness and Access in an Era of (Im)Mobility" has been extended to August 21, 2015. View the full Call for Papers for […]

Centre for Disease Modelling

Centre for Disease Modelling, will bring Canadian scientists together with principal Brazilian partners from the University of São Paulo and the BIOMAT Consortium/BIOMAT Institute of Advanced Studies of Biosystems to lead to important advances in the control of many diseases, including West Nile Virus, Dengue Fever and drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis. For more information visit, […]

CIDA Awarded York University almost $6.2 million to lead two major research projects.

The Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) awarded York University almost $6.2 million to lead two major research projects. The projects will bring post-secondary education to the Dadaab refugee camps and surrounding area in northeastern Kenya, and promote employment of people with disabilities in Bangladesh, India and Nepal. The first project will be led by anthropology […]