The Glasgow Centre for International Law and Security holds an exciting range of academic and professional events throughout the year. From research seminars to public lectures, in our activities, we aim to promote an understanding of how international law operates and helps to shape our world and why international legal research is crucial to this endeavour.


The Russia-Ukraine Armed Conflict: International Proceedings and Domestic Steps (Not) Catalysing Them

You are warmly invited to our guest webinar with Dr Kateryna Busol (Fellow, Chatham House) to discuss the international and domestic legal steps Ukraine has taken in the context of the Russia-Ukraine ...

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International Law as a Profession

CANCELLED! International Law as a Profession- Dr Carlo Cantore, Dispute Settlement Lawyer at WTO and Visiting Lecturer at the University of Antwerp

UNFORTUNATELY THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED. APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. Our next International Law event of the semester, taking place on Thursday 26 March 2020, will be the next instalment ...

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Book Launch

CANCELLED! Helen Duffy: “Strategic Human Rights Litigation: Understanding and Maximising Impact”- Book Launch

Unfortunately, due to the industrial action on 25th Feb, THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED. We will update our website with an alternative date for it in the near future. Apologies for any inconvenien...

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‘Whatever Happened to Colonial War?’ and other Thoughts on Race and the Laws of War

We are delighted to invite you to a talk by Dr Rotem Giladi-Sobel, Teaching Fellow in International Law, University of Edinburgh, on the role of race in the modern laws of war. Reading: Rotem Giladi, ...

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ReVisions Seminar Series

ReVisions: ‘Contemporary and Emerging Military Technologies: A Posthuman Feminist Analysis’

At the second session of our ReVisions International Law Series, Emily Jones, Lecturer in Law at University of Essex was telling us about ‘Contemporary and Emerging Military Technologies: A Post...

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round-table discussion

New “CURRENT ISSUES BRIEFINGS” Series: US—IRAN RELATIONS IN 2020- Round-table Discussion

The killing, on 3 January, of General Qasem Soleimani has further intensified tensions in US-Iranian relations. It has also prompted a global debate about the permissibility of targeted assassinations...

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