2014 David Davies Memorial Institute Annual Lecture

A world-leading expert on nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation, Dr Rebecca Johnson will be giving a talk on a fascinating topic: 'Remember Humanity: Security Imperatives to Ban Nuclear Weapons'. The lecture will take place in the Main Hall, Interpol Building on Thursday, 13 November, 6pm. We will have a drink reception with wine and juice available at around 5.30pm. All welcome!

Release of 6th Davies Paper in the 'Africa Series'

The sixth Davies Paper of the 'Africa Series' is by Oluwaseun Bamidele from Department of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Faith Academy, Canaanland Ota, Nigeria, West Africa and entitled 'Transnational Terrorism, Armed Conflict and Fragility in African States'. 

Release of 5th Davies Paper in the 'Africa Series'

Claude Kabemba's Davies Paper is entitled ‘Can Britain Break with its Colonial Past? A critique of the British government’s and British extractive companies’ role in Africa.’ The Davies Paper is a version of his speech delivered at the Scottish Parliament on 27 February 2014, as part of the BISA Africa and International Studies working group series on ‘Britain and Africa after 50’. It draws upon the author’s professional experience. 

Davies Paper on Food and Water Security Conference now available

Davies Paper - Africa Series #4 is now available. This Davies Paper revisits and reviews the three-day international food and water security conference partly funded and organized by the DDMI. The conference was entitled 'The Human Dimensions of Climate Change: the Politics of Food and Water Security in Africa.' Generous financial and other support was also provided by C3W, IBERS, the Department of International Politics, and Aberystwyth University.