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.

Recordings of past GCILS Webinars are available at the Videos webpage .

Talk

American Foreign Policy Ideology and the International Rule of Law – Dr Malcolm Jorgensen

“American Foreign Policy Ideology and the International Rule of Law”  We are delighted to invite you to a talk with our guest speaker, Dr Malcolm Jorgensen, a Senior Research Fellow from t...

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Talk

Mercenaries in Contemporary Armed Conflicts: The Wagner Group and Beyond – in conversation with Sorcha MacLeod

Mercenaries in Contemporary Armed Conflicts: The Wagner Group and Beyond Join us on Tuesday 31 January at 5.00pm UK time, at the Western Infirmary Lecture Theatre, for a talk with our guest Dr Sorcha ...

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Talk

Judge Joanna Korner in conversation: before, during (and beyond?) the International Criminal Court

We are delighted to invite you to our first event in the new calendar year. On Monday, 9 January 2023 at 5.00pm UK time, in 256 Fore Hall in the Gilbert Scott Building, we will welcome Judge Joanna Ko...

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Lecture

ILGSPD Annual Lecture: Is the United Nations’ Humanitarian Work Still Relevant? 

The ILGSPD Consortium invites you to the inaugural Annual Lecture of the Erasmus Mundus Master in International Law of Global Security, Peace and Development (ILGSPD) to be delivered by Jamie McGoldri...

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Workshop

Glasgow Conversations in International Law (2022) – Research workshop ‘Derrida & International Law’ – (in partnership with Sciences Po)

Some 15-20 years ago, there used to be a lot of interest among international lawyers in topics like deconstruction, differance and ‘Derrida and law’. Most of it has since dissipated, and it isn’t imme...

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Talk

International Criminal Tribunals and their Political Background Dilemmas – a talk by Professor Oliver Diggelmann

We are delighted to invite you to a talk on “International Criminal Tribunals and their Political Background Dilemmas” by Professor Oliver Diggelmann, Chair of international law, European ...

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