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Historical map of Asia, dated 1842

An 1842 map of Asia // David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

The rise of Asia: Are we ready?

January 23, 2014 — 

Join us for a presentation on today by David Mulroney, Co-Chair, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada’s Task Force on Asia Competence and Canada’s former Ambassador to China

As Asia continues to rise in terms of global prominence, the region is of critical importance to Canadians. Do Canadians have broad knowledge of the history, geography, culture and traditions of Asia? What is being done to grow Asia competence in Canada? Where are we falling short?

What: Presentation on Asia by Canada’s former Ambassador to China
When: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 2-3:30 p.m.
Where: Senate Chambers, Room E3-262 EITC, University of Manitoba’s Fort Garry campus

This event is hosted by the U of M”s Office of International Relations.

 

inforgraph on Asia competence

 

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