Dr Paul Higate presents at seminar in Oslo on Gendered Peacekeeping17 December 2014Dr Paul Higate was invited to speak at a seminar entitled Gendered peacekeeping: Beyond the female body? at The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) in Oslo on 11 December 2014.
Dr Higate discussed how far the embodiment of peacekeeping cuts across both gendered and cultural contexts with a view to thinking beyond the gender binary.
SPAIS Opens Scholarship Scheme for International Students4 December 2014The School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies is pleased to announce a new round of scholarships for 2015-16 to award international candidates for undergraduate and post-graduate taught programmes who display the school’s characteristics of academic excellence, leadership and social engagement.
GIC convenes conference on Global Security 21 November 2014Academics and staff from the diplomatic, defence and development sectors will come together this weekend to discuss current global security issues at the Global Insecurities International Conference on 21 and 22 November.