The Problem of Peace

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This seminar is concerned broadly with the maintenance of international peace and security and with the settlement of international disputes. It considers specific conflicts and also discusses the contemporary role of the United Nations, multinational peacekeeping, humanitarian efforts and other measures for the resolution of international conflicts.

Professor Roy Lee

Ambassador and Professor John Hirsch

Hamza Naseem

Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.




01/23/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:15 PM
The ICC Crimes Investigations in War Zones: Challenges and Implications
John Washburn, American NGO Coalition for the International Criminal Court, ISHR, Columbia University

02/20/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM
cyber intrusion and its legal and policy implications
Lauri Malksoo, Tartu University and the Estonia Foreign Policy Institute

05/01/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM
Measures Taken by United Nations to Counter International Terrorism
Jehangir Khan, United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism