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International Organizations: A Workshop for Researchers

In this workshop, you will learn how to use the information created and disseminated by international organizations to support your own learning and research. International organizations — Intergovernmental organizations (IGOs) and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and think tanks — often share reports and data related to specific policy areas of global or regional importance.

You will learn:

  • the difference between types of organizations
  • why these organizations come together and what types of information they produce, and
  • how to identify an organization as a source for your own research.

IGO and NGO research can be useful for many disciplines and is especially relevant to research dealing with policy, international relations, or global issues.

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If you have any questions, concerns, or accessibility needs please email susan.paterson@ubc.ca or joe.melanson@ubc.ca.

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This event is online. Registrants receive the link 24 hours before the event. Registration closes at the same time.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
10:00am - 11:30am
  All UBC Students     Community     Graduate     Staff  
  Research Commons  
Susan Paterson & Joe Melanson
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