Dr. Rashid Sumaila speaks to West African researchers as part of a Sea Around Us workshop

The second day of the Sea Around Us West Africa capacity-building workshop saw Dr. Rashid Sumaila give an engaging lecture on the economics of fisheries. The workshop is being coordinated by Dr. Dyhia Belhabib and is funded through the generous support of the MAVA Foundation. More info on the Sea Around Us website: http://www.seaaroundus.org/west-african-fisheries-workshop-fisheries-economics/

OCP Director Rashid Sumaila lecturing in Natal, Brazil at an IMBER ClimEco5 Summer course

During the month of August 2016, OCP Director Rashid Sumaila is lecturing in Natal, Brazil at an IMBER ClimEco5 Summer course, of which he is a co-convener. See Facebook for more details: https://www.facebook.com/oceancanada/photos/a.1802817349938680.1073741829.1770722173148198/1836638139889934/?type=1&theater

OceanCanada Conference in Vancouver May 24 – 27

The second OceanCanada Partnership conference was held in Vancouver from May 24-27 on the beautiful grounds of the University of British Columbia. The conference brought together more than 60 researchers, students and post-doctoral fellows, advisory board members, community and institutional partners to take stock of our activities and work towards an integrated research agenda. Through […]

OceanCanada Researchers attend CoastalZone Conference in Toronto

OceanCanada investigators joined researchers from around the world to explore integrated ocean, coastal, lake and watershed management at the 2016 CoastalZone Conference in Toronto, June 12-16. Download the full conference schedule Geographic Information and Coastal Zone Management: An Example from Nunavut Sarah Arnold (University of Manitoba), Angela Young (Fishing and Sealing Division, Department of Environment, Government […]

Dr. Nancy Doubleday and Students at McMaster Water Week

Dr. Nancy Doubleday (OCP Arctic Working Group) and students Sarah Newell (PhD. candidate) and Kathryn Pringle (B.A. candidate), participated in the 3rd Annual Spring Water Forum at McMaster University on April 18. The Water Forum is organized by the McMaster Water Network, a University-wide initiative to connect water science, technology and policy to deliver local and […]

Joint symposium hosted by OceanCanada and Too Big Too Ignore

OceanCanada – Too Big To Ignore Symposium. Wednesday, March 30th 2016, 1-5pm Liu Institute for Global Issues; Caseroom. UBC, 6476 NW Marine Drive Learn about the exciting work being done by these projects, find out how to get involved, and participate in the discussion on ways to encourage further collaboration. The meeting is open to everyone, no prior registration […]

Presentation: OceanCanada Director Dr. Rashid Sumaila at 2015 Nairobi Trade and Development Symposium

OceanCanada Director Dr. Rashid Sumaila spoke at the 2015 Trade and Development Symposium in Nairobi on December 15 and 16, 2015. Dr. Rashid participated in two sessions. Videos of the sessions can be found at the links. Addressing Illegal Trade in Natural Resources December 15, 2015 The United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development […]