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 .

Book Launch

“The Sentimental Life of International Law” – in conversation with Professor Gerry Simpson

Gerry Simpson is a Professor of International Law at LSE. He is the author of Great Powers and Outlaw States (Cambridge, 2004) and Law, War and Crime: War Crimes Trials and the Reinvention of Internat...

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Webinar

GCILS Webinar: The Neoliberal State – Pierre Schlag in discussion with Zoran Oklopcic

We are pleased to invite you to our next GCILS webinar, which will focus on the topic of the Neoliberal State. On Monday, 4 April 2022, please join us at 4:30pm (UK Time), to hear from Professor Pier...

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Webinar

GCILS Webinar: Human Rights and Conspiratorial Thinking

We are pleased to invite you to our next GCILS webinar on Human Rights and Conspiratorial Thinking. This time we are meeting in a hybrid fashion, so you can join us on Wednesday, 16 March 2022, 3pm UK...

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Webinar

GCILS Webinar: New Thinking of Statehood and Recognition

Statehood and recognition are foundational issues in international law. And yet they remain amongst the discipline’s most opaque and contested concepts. This event brings together two experts on...

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Panel Discussion

Understanding SEMBRANDO VIDA: The Governmental Programme In Mexico That Inspired The COP Agreement On Reforestation

In this online webinar, academics, civil society and NGO actors, and community representatives discussed ‘Sembrando Vida’ – the new flagship programme for reforestation that is currently being o...

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Webinar

GCILS Webinar: “Problem of predatory publications from the Global South perspective” – Dr Ikboljon Qoraboyev

At out or next GCILS Webinar on Wednesday 17 November, at 3.00pm UK time, our guest speaker will be Dr Ikboljon Qoraboyev (Associate Professor of International Relations of Higher School of Economics ...

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