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Lyra: Film Screening
RISING has joined with Coventry Cathedral to organise showing of the 2022 film ‘Lyra’ about the life and tragic death of the Northern Ireland journalist, poet and rights campaigner Lyra Mckee.
Defeating The Dictators
To mark the first anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, RISING will be organising a webinar with Charles Dunst at which he’ll present his new book to be published in February entitled ‘Defeating The Dictators’.
What Are Starvation Crimes?
This CTPSR Webinar will feature a Keynote by Bridget Conley, Research Director of the World Peace Foundation, The Fletcher School. In this session she will discuss her research on starvation crimes.
Extremist Islam: Recognition and Response in Southeast Asia
The book shines a light on specific beliefs, behaviours, and policies that impact these challenges, ultimately offering cutting-edge, effective tools for response.
Reflections on the 20th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party
In this webinar, Professor Jinghan Zeng will discuss the key themes arising from the Congress, and what it means for China’s place in the world.
Voices from Ground Zero Report Launch
This event will highlight the voices of those most-affected civilians, inclusive of internally displaced persons and those who remain in the conflict zones, known locally as ‘ground zero’.
The Future of Terrorism and Terrorism Research
The Society for Terrorism Research (STR) and CTPSR are delighted to announce that the 14th annual international STR conference will be held at Coventry University, 8–9 September 2022.
Sowing Seeds for the Future
In this CTPSR Webinar, keynote Professor Andrew Rigby (Emeritus Professor of Peace Studies, Coventry University) and discussant Dr Marwan Darweish (Associate Professor, CTPSR, Coventry University) will discuss Prof. Rigby’s book Sowing Seeds for the Future: Exploring the Power of Constructive Nonviolent Action.
Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations Webinar on Ukraine and Russia
In this webinar event, CTPSR’s Professor Matt Qvortrup and the director of the think tank, Centre of Political and Foreign Affairs, Kelly Alkhouli, will discuss the circumstances leading up to the Ukraine invasion.
Doing Development Research Differently during and beyond Covid-19
The global pandemic has created many challenges for researchers in the field of international development, not least the restrictions on travel and movement. However, has Covid-19 actually triggered welcome changes?
CTPSR Postgraduate Taught Taster Event
The Postgraduate Teaching Taster Event offer prospective students a chance to experience a short sample lecture; meet with course directors; and ask questions about studying at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations.
Everyday Peace Indicators and Participatory Research Methods
In this CTPSR Webinar, Dr. Pamina Firchow, Founding Executive Director, Everyday Peace Indicators and Associate Professor in the Conflict Resolution and Coexistence program within the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University, will speak about Everyday Peace Indicators: Informing Peacebuilding through Everyday Lived Experiences.
World Peace (and how we can achieve it)
In this CTPSR Webinar, Professor Alex J. Bellamy, The University of Queensland, will speak about his recent book World Peace (and how we can achieve it).
RISING Global Peace Forum 2021
The 2021 theme is Leadership for Peace, with a full line-up of speakers to be confirmed in the coming weeks. Speakers already confirmed include The Right Hon Kim Campbell, the first and only Prime Minister of Canada, and Archbishop Justin Welby.
Pandemic Geopolitics in the Anthropocene
The COVID-19 pandemic has simultaneously highlighted the extraordinary transformations of the contemporary earth system that are currently underway and the fragility of the political institutions in place.
Life on the Breadline End of Project Conference
A two day online conference from the Life on the Breadline project team as the culmination of three years of research into Christian responses to UK poverty in the context of austerity.
The Frontlines of Peace
This CTPSR webinar is based on The Frontlines of Peace by Séverine Autesserre, award-winning researcher and peacebuilder, examines the well-intentioned but inherently flawed peace industry.
Virtual Workshop 2: ‘Existing Intellectual Paradigms of HE and social mobility of women and minorities’
The network aims to examine how wider political discussions around nationalism, citizenship and international relations shape the identity of students categorised as minorities because of their religion, ethnicity or gender and their experiences of discrimination and equality.
Global Diversity Governance Postgraduate Taster Event
The Postgraduate Teaching Taster Events offer prospective students a chance to experience a short sample lecture; meet with course directors; and ask questions about studying Global Diversity Governance at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations.
Peace and Conflict Studies Postgraduate Taster Event
The Postgraduate Teaching Taster Events offer prospective students a chance to experience a short sample lecture; meet with course directors; and ask questions about studying Peace and Conflict Studies at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations.