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CIGI grows financing sustainable development team with two new global experts

Friday, August 14, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Senior Fellows Celine Bak and Sarah Burch with its Global Economy Program. Both experts will concentrate on the area of financing sustainable development, with Bak exploring economic reporting of environmental goods trade for G20 economies, and Burch focusing on multi-level governance of climate change and sustainability challenges.

CIGI expands climate change team with new Senior Fellow, geoengineering and human rights expert Wil Burns

Thursday, July 30, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Wil Burns as Senior Fellow with its International Law Research Program (ILRP), effective immediately.

CIGI-Windsor Law IP law clinic offers model to protect early-stage innovations on global stage

Thursday, July 16, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and the University of Windsor’s Faculty of Law are filling a crucial innovation gap in business services available to entrepreneurs in Canada by providing early-stage startups with access to pro bono intellectual property legal advice. The joint law clinic serves as a model to raise Canada’s innovation profile on a global scale.

Joël Blit joins CIGI as Senior Fellow to Focus on Innovation Gaps

Monday, July 13, 2015
Press Release
Waterloo, Canada — The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Joël Blit as Senior Fellow with its Global Economy Program, effective immediately.

CIGI appoints A. Neil Craik as Senior Fellow to explore issues of climate change and environment law

Monday, July 13, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to announce the appointment of A. Neil Craik as Senior Fellow with its International Law Research Program (ILRP), effective immediately.

Bianca Jagger delivers message of indigenous rights at Climate Summit of the Americas

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
News Release
Today, Bianca Jagger, recently appointed Senior Fellow with the Centre for International Governance Innovation’s (CIGI) International Law Research Program, delivered the message of indigenous rights, deforestation and climate change, on a panel on Land Use and Sustainable Development in a Changing Climate, at the Climate Summit of the Americas in Toronto, Canada.

Bianca Jagger to speak at Climate Summit of the Americas on forests, land restoration and indigenous peoples rights

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Media Advisory
Bianca Jagger, newly appointed Senior Fellow with the Centre for International Governance Innovation’s (CIGI) International Law Research Program (ILRP), is speaking at the Climate Summit of the Americas in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

CIGI experts available for comment, on eve of Climate Summit of the Americas

Monday, July 6, 2015
Media Advisory
As delegates begin to gather in Toronto, Canada, for the Climate Summit of the Americas, experts from the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) are available for comment and analysis on climate change issues and the key debates leading up to this year’s global COP21 agreement in Paris.

CIGI appoints Bianca Jagger as Senior Fellow to champion indigenous rights and climate change research

Monday, July 6, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bianca Jagger as Senior Fellow with its International Law Research Program (ILRP), effective immediately.

CIGI global economy experts comment on #Grexit

Thursday, July 2, 2015
Media Advisory
As the Greece financial crisis thickens and the country prepares for a referendum that could result in its departure from the European Union and Euro zone, the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) releases two quotes, available for media use, from global economy experts on the situation in Greece.

CIGI global economy experts weigh in on #Grexit

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Media Advisory
Waterloo, Canada — June 30, 2015 — As the world braces for Greece’s potential departure from the European Union and Euro zone, and a state referendum this weekend, the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) releases the following quotes, available for media use, from global economy experts on the situation in Greece.

CIGI appoints Andrea Bjorklund as Senior Fellow to research investor state arbitration and economic law

Monday, June 29, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrea Bjorklund as Senior Fellow with its International Law Research Program (ILRP), effective immediately.
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