Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS)

The Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS) is based in the School of Government and Society at the University of Birmingham. It adopts a multi-disciplinary approach to global security challenges to create innovative research, education, and training in conflict and cooperation in world politics.

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Posted 14 November 2017

Registrations for ICCS training programme now open

Registrations for ICCS training programme held at University of Birmingham from 16-20 April 2018. The programme aims to bring together students with delegates from around the world to learn about the different approaches to conflict resolution in International Relations.

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Events: From the archive

Geneva Summit: 30th Anniversary Conference

Last year, the ICCS welcomed former Ambassadors Jack Matlock and Anatoly Adamishin to discuss the legacy of the 1985 Geneva Summit. 

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Posted 15 May 2017

Time for Jimmy Carter to Go Back to North Korea

ICCS Director Professor Nicholas J Wheeler and Honorary Research Fellow Dr Marcus Holmes draw on their latest research in face-to-face diplomacy to argue a way forward for US foreign policy

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