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School of Law

The Crisis of Civilization and the Systemic Causes of Mass Violence

28 January 2016

Time: 12:30 - 1:30pm
Venue: Room 1.01.1, Bancroft Building, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, E1 4NS London, United Kingdom

The International State Crime Initiative (ISCI) is delighted to announce it will be hosting its second State Crime Seminar Series delivered by Dr Nafeez Ahmed. Dr Nafeez is an award-winning investigative journalist, international security scholar, bestselling author and Executive Director of the Institute for Policy Research and Development.

Based on his acclaimed documentary The Crisis of Civilization and ground-breaking journalism for Middle East Eye, Vice’s Motherboard, The Guardian and InsurgeIntelligence, Dr Nafeez’s seminar talk is entitled "The Crisis of Civilization and the Systemic Causes of Mass Violence". The talk will help us better understand the root causes of violent conflict as well as the interconnections between global ecological, energy and economic crises.

A light lunch will be served.


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