Humanitarian ethics and action

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Thursday 1st (09:30) - Friday 2nd June 2017 (17:00)
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The Centre for the Study of Global Ethics at Birmingham is pleased to announce its third annual conference, on the theme of humanitarian ethics and action.

As in previous years, the conference will feature both invited keynote speakers, speakers selected from a Call For Papers, and a public lecture.

Generously supported by the Society for Applied Philosophy and the Aristotelian Society.

Call for papers

Our Call For Papers is now closed. Details of the selected speakers will be added to this page in due course.

Confirmed keynote speakers

  • Simon Caney (Oxford)
  • Cecile Fabre (Oxford)
  • Helen Frowe (Stockholm)
  • Hugo Slim (ICRC)

Plus a public lecture by: Leif Wenar (KCL)


Registration for the conference is now open. To register, please follow this link. The conference fee is £40, which includes lunch and refreshments on both days, but not evening meals (arrangements for a conference dinner will be made nearer the time).

We look forward to welcoming you in June.


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