Broadcasting Place, Leeds Beckett University

Negotiating Battlefields: Festival of Politics & International Relations

Broadcasting Place, Leeds Beckett University Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, United Kingdom

A talk by Rae McGrath followed by Q&A for which he will be joined by Dr Rachel Julian The annual Festival of Politics & International Relations involves a programme of talks, debates, workshops and other events providing opportunities for argument and discussion on a range of social, political and economic issues – contemporary and historical, national and global.

Emerging Weapons Technologies & Human Rights Implications

Broadcasting Place, Leeds Beckett University Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, United Kingdom

Over half of the world’s scientists are undertaking military research and military expenditure now is higher than at the height of the cold war. New weapons technologies are emerging which will transform future wars, border control and the very nature of security – and at a time of austerity when we can least afford it. These sessions on emerging weapons […]