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CIGI awards 26 graduate scholarships through its International Law Research Program

Thursday, November 19, 2015
News Release
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to award 26 graduate scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year to outstanding PhD, SJD and LLM students who are conducting research related to the think tank’s International Law Research Program (ILRP).

CIGI global economy experts comment on the outcomes of the G20 Turkey 2015 Summit

Monday, November 16, 2015
News Release
As the 2015 G20 Leaders Summit comes to a close, the Centre for International Governance Innovation releases the following quotes from its global economy experts regarding the outcomes, including the final 2015 communiqué and statements released by the G20 Turkish Presidency today.

What to Expect in the G20 Final Communique

Saturday, November 14, 2015
Media Advisory
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) along with this year’s host of the Think20, TEPAV, present a news conference providing expert insights from some of the top global think tanks and research institutions into expectations for final outcomes of the G20 Leaders Summit in Antalya.

Think20 calls on G20 to prioritize fight against financial support for terrorist activities

Saturday, November 14, 2015
Antalya, Turkey – The Think20, under the leadership of The Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV), upon agreement from its representatives, releases the following statement on the eve of the G20 Turkey Leaders’ Summit 2015 in light of the attacks on Paris on November 13, 2015.

CIGI at the G20 in Antalya, Turkey: Experts available for interview at Media Pavilion

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Media Advisory
CIGI policy experts from around the world with a broad range of global economy experience and G8 and G20 expertise are available for interview on the 2015 G20 Leaders’ Summit.

Does the Trans-Pacific Partnership threaten Canadian innovators or the public interest? Expert Michael Geist to discuss at CIGI

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Media Advisory
Touted by some experts as a major triumph for the Canadian economy, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is also receiving fierce criticism for its implications on Canada’s copyright and intellectual property policy. Will TPP put Canadian innovators or the public interest at risk?

Leading economist and energy expert Jeff Rubin appointed CIGI Senior Fellow, to study Canada’s move to a low carbon economy

Monday, November 9, 2015
Press Release
Waterloo, Canada — The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is pleased to welcome Canadian economist and author, Jeff Rubin, as a Senior Fellow. A former chief economist at CIBC World Markets, Rubin is a world leading energy expert.

Experts to discuss lessons from Canada’s military interventions, at Elusive Pursuits book launch in Toronto

Thursday, October 29, 2015
Media Advisory
Experts will discuss Canada’s role in foreign military and security missions, and its tendency to intervene under the auspices of international institutions, in celebration of Elusive Pursuits: Lessons from Canada’s Interventions Abroad, volume 29 of the influential Canada Among Nations series.

New Canada Among Nations book — Elusive Pursuits — offers lessons and possible direction on Canadian foreign policy

Thursday, October 29, 2015
News Release
With the election of a new federal government, Canadian foreign policy is set enter a new phase of planning and priorities. The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) has released a new book titled Elusive Pursuits: Lessons From Canada’s Interventions Abroad that offers guidance on where Canada’s military intervention and foreign aid might be most effective.

CIGI releases latest book Enter the Dragon, an in-depth look at China’s remarkable transition to global financial powerhouse

Friday, October 23, 2015
Press Release
Waterloo, Canada – As China prepares to assume the G20 Presidency in 2016 and recovers from recent economic turmoil that sent aftershocks through economies around the world, the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) has released a new book titled Enter the Dragon: China in the International Financial System offering an in-depth look into the country, shedding new light on its economic and political goals as well as its capacities and new role in the global economy.

CIGI Community Art Contest winners and artwork announced at public awards night

Thursday, October 15, 2015
News Release
Eleven artists from the Region of Waterloo have been awarded prizes for artworks submitted to the CIGI Community Art Contest, a local competition hosted by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) in Waterloo.

CIGI to announce winners of Community Art Contest at Awards Night

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Media Advisory
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) will announce the grand-prize winners of the CIGI Community Art Contest at a public awards night on Thursday, October 15, at the CIGI Campus in Waterloo.
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