Research

Conflict and Food Studies Group

The Conflict and Food studies group is an inter-disciplinary, collaborative and knowledge-sharing initiative that explores the intersection of food and conflicts in social, political and intimate […]

Agency Data on Migration Pilot Project

Community-based immigration and settlement agencies, working on the front lines of immigration, routinely collect information and statistics on newcomers and temporary migrants that use their […]

The Emotions of Migration in Asia

The International Workshop series The Emotions of Migration is a two-part event focusing on the emotional experiences and negotiations of the migration process in Asia. […]

Ecologies on the Edge

The Ecologies on the Edge research programme brings together scholars from the social and natural sciences, including sociology, anthropology, ecology, law, geography and political science […]

Asia, BRICS and the Emerging World

This Research Program studies the main trends and patterns in the political economy and development of Asia, the “BRICS” nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South […]

Ati-atihan Festival on the Move

   The need for investigating religions beyond their local borders and into the Diaspora has become increasingly critical in the twenty-first century, a period defined […]

Media Boycotts Survey

The Media Boycotts Survey is a study that examines student attitudes towards  consumer boycotts with a focus on the “Too Asian” controversy involving  Maclean’s Magazine […]

Asia-Canada Migrant Economies

Around half of Canada’s immigrants come from Asia. The transnational ties they maintain with their countries of origin have a range of economic implications. These […]