Episodes tagged "CISD"

CISD Presents: New Beings and Women's Empowerment Group in discussion with Baroness Valerie AmosWed, 2018-10-31 21:00

"We have to be able to recognize that we have discrimination in our society, that there is prejudice and that we are... See details

The Cinderella State: Pakistan - New Form and RelationshipsFri, 2018-03-09 12:31

Dr Ayesha Siddiqa, SOAS South Asia Institute – Research Associate In an age where a number of South Asian states... See details

The Evolution of India's 'Act East' PolicyTue, 2018-02-13 23:29

Dr Frederic Grare, Carnegie’s South Asia Program - Non-Resident Senior Fellow See details

The Politics and Ethics of Corporate ComplianceThu, 2018-01-11 12:45

Chenaara Edghill-Peart talks about the rise of corporate compliance. From what it entails such as anti-bribery, to why... See details

UK FCO's Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, and China Papers - Using Digital Archives for Teaching and ResearchThu, 2018-01-11 12:42

This session - led by Ms Vicky Bird and Dr Avinash Paliwal - will offer an introduction to the archives of the UK... See details

The Korea Crisis: Déjà Vu All Over Again?Thu, 2018-01-11 12:38

Professor Steve Tsang, Director of the SOAS China Institute, talks about the Korean Crisis. Will the Trump... See details

Asia Rising: China and India as Emergent Great PowersMon, 2017-12-04 00:21

Abstract: China and India’s contemporary rise to prominence will significantly impact upon geopolitics over the... See details

CISD: H.E. Ambassador Abdul Minty on politics in South AfricaSun, 2017-11-26 17:12

In the first of the “Ambassador in Residence Discussion Series 2017” H.E. Ambassador Abdul Minty speaks about... See details

CISD: Women and the UN Origins - A Southern CritiqueSat, 2017-11-25 00:47

Current thinking would lead you to believe that Western delegates were responsible for getting women’s right into the... See details

War and Peace in the 21st CenturyTue, 2017-11-21 01:31

Dr Plesch reviews renewed concerns over nuclear war and emerging technologies against the context of intensifying... See details

CISD Annual Law Lecture: Françoise Hampson - Should we be worried about the health of international law?Tue, 2017-03-14 14:26

Françoise Hampson, Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Essex Making rules and adhering to them has underpinned... See details

CISD Lunchtime Sessions: The Indian Caste System - What's Next?Mon, 2017-01-23 20:44

At CISD we benefit from wonderful lectures, but our students themselves can also offer unique perspectives. We have a... See details

CISD: David C. Unger - Explaining the American Election: How it Happened, What It Means, and Where Do We Go from Here?Sat, 2016-11-26 21:15

In this talk, David C. Unger delves into the complexities of the US election. He discusses its immediate causes,... See details

CISD: Reflections on the Islamic State and CaliphateFri, 2016-11-25 17:46

In this talk Dr. Dawood Azami of the BBC World Service and Malise Ruthven a contributor to the New York Review of Books... See details

CISD: Anti-Corruption in Adverse ContextsFri, 2016-11-11 18:36

In this talk, Dr Pallavi Roy, Mushtaq Khan and Antonio Andreoni discuss Anti-corruption strategies in adverse... See details

CISD: UN Series UNHCR Luc Brandt InterviewMon, 2016-05-23 13:33

Interview with Dr Luc Brandt, a consultant with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, about his experience... See details

Impunity in the Killing of Journalists and Other Threats to Press Freedom TodayFri, 2015-03-20 19:26

On the 17th of March, Joel Simon and Elisabeth Witchel discussed the increasing threat presented to press freedom, news... See details

Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of Modern IstanbulFri, 2015-03-13 20:57

On the 9th of March, Professor Charles King gave a talk on his new book, 'Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of... See details

Feminist Diplomacy: Our Man in...Fri, 2015-03-13 19:59

On the 3rd of March, Dr Susan Harris Rimmer gave a talk on gender in the field of diplomacy studies. The talk focuses... See details

The United Nations Special Procedures System: the Challenges of Human Rights ImplementationFri, 2015-02-27 21:41

On the 25th of February, the 13th Annual Ruth Steinkraus-Cohen International Law lecture was held in association with... See details

Nuclear Weapons vs. Humanitarian ImperativeFri, 2015-02-27 21:03

On the 24th of February, a panel comprised of Rebecca Sharkey, Sarah Graham-Brown and Dr Dan Plesch led a seminar that... See details

Preserving the Rule of Law in the Commonwealth: the role of the legal community?Fri, 2015-02-27 19:26

On the 17th of February, Professor Peter Slinn gave a talk on the British Commonwealth and the Rule of Law from a... See details

Post-2015 UN Development: Making Change Happen? Fri, 2015-01-23 23:21

On the 20th of January, Dr Laura Hammond chaired a discussion featuring the content of the newly released book,... See details

Sovereignty and JusticeFri, 2015-01-16 21:20

On the 13th of January, Dr Mark S. Ellis gave a talk on the topic of his new book, "Sovereignty and Justice: Balancing... See details

The Leaderless RevolutionThu, 2015-01-15 21:33

On the 3rd of December, Carne Ross gave a lecture on his experience and work as a diplomat, challenging both the... See details

Reinforcing International Criminal Justice: Building on the Work of the 1943-48 UN War Crimes Commission (UNWCC)Thu, 2014-11-20 20:35

On the 19th of November a panel comprised of Professor Kevin Jon Heller, Shanti Sattler, Dr Mark Ellis, Dr Lutz Oette,... See details

Making Corporations AccountableThu, 2014-11-20 20:09

On the 11th of November, Jack Blum gave a lecture about the challenges of Corporate Accountability and Limited... See details

From Failed Interventions to a New Strategy for AfghanistanFri, 2014-10-31 20:37

On the 21st of October, Dr Graciana del Castillo gave a lecture discussing the current concerns presented in her latest... See details

Rough Justice: The International Criminal Court in a World of Power PoliticsThu, 2014-10-30 19:46

On the 22nd of October, Dr David Bosco and Anthony Dworkin gave a lecture about the current and future challenges of... See details

Did the Arab 'Spring' Wither Away? - Rabab El MahdiTue, 2014-05-20 18:04

Many hopes and expectations of what has been labelled the Arab 'Spring' in 2011 has turned into scepticism and... See details

Corporate Accountability and Limited Liability (CALL) - House of CommonsWed, 2014-03-19 15:11

This event was held on 4 December, 2013, and was organised by the Corporate Accountability and Limited Liability group... See details

'New approaches to General and Complete Disarmament - looking towards Mexico and The Hague' at the United Nations in GenevaTue, 2014-02-25 14:33

On 12 February 2014, the Strategic Concept for the Removal of Arms and Proliferation (SCRAP) held a discussion about... See details

CALL at The House of CommonsFri, 2014-01-17 18:24

CISD?s Corporate Accountability and Limited Liability (CALL) research group hosted a panel discussion and debate in The... See details

UNWCC Conference Day 2 - Plenary 3 International Criminal Law IIWed, 2013-12-11 14:17

This two day conference, marking the 70th anniversary of the UN War Crimes Commission (UNWCC), explored the relevance... See details

UNWCC Conference Day 1 - Plenary 1: Historical Perspective Wed, 2013-11-27 17:14

Plenary 1: Historical Perspective - A Focus on Select UNWCC Member States and their Representatives. This two day... See details

UNWCC Conference Day 1 - Opening Keynote Address and Overview of the UNWCCWed, 2013-11-27 14:45

This two day conference, marking the 70th anniversary of the UN War Crimes Commission (UNWCC), explored the relevance... See details

Panel Discussion on ?Current Challenges facing the International Criminal Court?Fri, 2013-06-14 23:27

The Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy (CISD) at SOAS, University of London hosted a panel discussion... See details

Interview ? Professor Peter Katzenstein on ?Civilisations in World Politics- Beyond East and West?Fri, 2013-06-14 23:22

Dr Leslie Vinjamuri and Dr Stephen Hopgood interviewed Professor Peter Katzenstein on March 14th 2013 on his current... See details

The Arms Trade TreatyThu, 2013-03-07 13:40

On 26 February 2013, Martin Butcher gave a talk on the challenges and issues surrounding the Arm Trade Treaty with a... See details

Transnational corporations and global capitalism: reflections on the last forty years Thu, 2013-03-07 13:34

On 29 January 2013, Hugo Radice gave a talk on 'Transnational corporations and global capitalism', looking at the... See details

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