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Debunking the myth of the ‘evil people smuggler’

Dr Corey Robinson, in our School of Government and International Affairs, and Yvonne Su, Assistant Professor in the Department of Equity Studies, York University, Canada, examine the narrative of the "evil people smuggler" in the context of the global refugee crisis and people’s attempts to claim asylum.
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Drones, Afghanistan, and beyond: Towards analysis and assessment in context

Afghanistan is one of the most drone-affected states, however, very few scholarly studies of drone use there exist.
European Journal if International Security

Welcome! to our new colleagues

We are delighted to announce we have several excellent new members of staff starting with us in August/ September for the new academic year!
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Launch of BRI Dialogues

It gives us great pleasure to announce the launch of BRI Dialogues.