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 29 May 2018

Dr Joan McGregor continues conflict transformation work

Dr Joan McGregor, who was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the University of Birmingham last year, has recently been involved in a number of projects supporting international conflict transformation efforts.

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We are contributing to new policy agendas which help to promote trust between nuclear and potential nuclear adversaries.
Drones research in the ICCS
Professor Nicholas J. Wheeler gives a short overview of the scope and impact of the drones research that has taken place in the ICCS since 2013.

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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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