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The Center for Democracy and International Affairs offers many opportunities for study and research as well as for hosting events on current topics of interest to VIU students. Please visit the event, research and program pages for more information. Many of the Center events are free and open to the public, and we welcome students of other area universities to attend. To find out more about student opportunities at the Center, please contact us at CDIA@viu.edu. If you are a student looking to pursue a graduate degree in public administration or international affairs, please visit the VIU School of Public and International Affairs at www.viu.edu/spia.


The Center for Democracy and International Affairs is working to establish a fellowship program to provide research, writing and publication support to qualified candidates engaged in research on topics relevant to the work of the Center. To find out more about donating to the Center’s fellowship program, please contact us at CDIA@viu.edu. All donations to the Center are tax-deductible and named fellowship opportunities are available.


The Center for Democracy and International Affairs encourages scholarship and research into areas of democratic governance, international economics, international security, cross-cultural communications, diplomacy and other issues in international affairs.

Below, you may find some of the recent publications by our faculty, staff, students and visiting scholars. All views expressed in the publications are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the position of the Center for Democracy and International Affairs.

REPORT: Russia in APEC 2011-2013

Proceedings of the Inaugural Conference on International Development (2015)