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Donia Human Rights Center Panel. Human Rights in North Korea: Crimes Against Humanity, Advocacy for Change, and Future Prospects Kang Cheol Hwan, Jared Genser, Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett, and Kiyoteru Tsutsui
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Feb
23
On February 23, the Ford School will host graduate students from 14 univerisities to participate in the 2019 NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition. This year’s competition—a partnership between the University of Virginia Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)—will connect a record 585 students from 11 global host sites including Dhaka, Cairo, Mexico City, and San Francisco to tackle policy issues associated with forced migration through computer-based simulated game play.
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2019 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
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Join us for a conversation and book talk with Harold Koh on his new book: The Trump Administration and International Law.
2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm
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In recent years, “period poverty” has come to be seen as an important development issue, with sanitary pads becoming the main solution. Rather than the result of systematic and unbiased evidence gathering, however, Parthasarathy argues that this problem and solution are the result of the new credibility regimes that underlie development governance today.
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Economic Development Seminar
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Keynote address by Hon. Robert K. Rae, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy Organized by Munk School of[...]
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Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, International Policy Center
Email:
johncior@umich.edu
Location: 
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Phone: 
(734) 615-6947
Edward M Gramlich Collegiate Professor of Public Policy, and Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
Email:
smcol@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6832
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
yhenry@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5303
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Lecturer III
Email:
vhardima@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6975
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
amkerner@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-9502
Professor of Public Policy
Email:
swaltz@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-8683
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Professor of Public Policy; Co-Director, International Policy Center; Professor of Economics; Research Professor, Populations Studies
Email:
deanyang@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-6158

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