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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.…

Climate change: can the world meet the targets agreed in Paris?

In December 2015, the nations of the world met in Paris and agreed to try to reduce greenhouse gas emissions so as to hold “the increase in average surface temperature to well below 2°C”. At this British Pugwash discussion meeting on 5 April 2016, Dr Christopher Watson presented our findings, describing the technology options and, as important, their economic and social implications.