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Women and Weapons

Hosted by the Centre for Women, Peace and Security

Old Theatre, Old Building

Speakers

Dr Renata Dwan

Rebecca Johnson

Dr Anna Stavrianakis

Chair

Professor Christine Chinkin

Launching a new project for a Feminist International Law of Peace and Security a panel of leading experts discuss the role
of women and disarmament.

Renata Dwan (@RenataDwan) is Director, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research.

Rebecca Johnson is Executive Director, Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy.

Anna Stavrianakis (@StavrianakisA) is Senior Lecturer in International Relations, University of Sussex.

Christine Chinkin is Founding Director of the Centre for Women, Peace and Security and currently leading an AHRC project 'A Feminist International Law of Peace and Security'.

The Centre for Women, Peace and Security (@LSE_WPS) is a leading academic space for scholars, practitioners, activists, policy-makers and students to develop strategies to promote justice, human rights and participation for women in conflict-affected situations around the world.  

Twitter Hashtag for this event: #LSEWPS

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