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Iran Nuclear Deal and the US (Warwick Pugwash, 16th January)

Our University of Warwick Pugwash group kicked off Term 2 with a talk on the Iran nuclear deal and what consequences President Trump’s opposition to it may have. Our speakers are:

– Jacapo Scita (MSc in Middle Eastern Politics)
The nature of the deal and the consensus it has generated in the wider international community – despite Trump’s position

– Prof.…

Leeds SYP conference – Arms control and disarmament in a changing world (11th November 2017)

On 11th November 2017, Leeds Student / Young Pugwash (SYP) will host their first conference. It will explore opportunities for arms control and disarmament in a changing global context.

Topics will include:

  • Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation
  • Advanced Weapon Systems
  • Changing dynamics in International Relations
  • Peace-making from below

For more details and to register, visit here

Annual British Student / Young Pugwash Conference (25th March 2017)

Student/ Young Pugwash has put together a multidisciplinary conference about nuclear weapons and arms control / disarmament, looking at recent changes in science/technology, international law, IR and theory/discourse.

The conference is titled ‘Uncharted Territory: Arms control and disarmament in the New Nuclear Age‘ and will be held at SOAS on 25th March 2017.…