News for: Conflict, Rights, And Security

RTÉ Brainstorm – Should Ireland join NATO?

Whitaker Institute member Prof Ray Murphy, of the Conflict, Humanitarianism and Security Cluster, has written a new piece for RTÉ Brainstorm. The article considers whether Ireland should join NATO. Should Ireland join NATO? Analysis: it is unlikely that the majority of the Irish population would support Ireland joining NATO According to its official website, NATO ‘promotes… | Read on »

Watch – The critical relationship between archives and Transitional Justice: Lessons learned from Chile

On 9 March, the Whitaker Institute was delighted to host The critical relationship between archives and Transitional Justice: Lessons learned from Chile by Dr Anita Ferrara. The talk, through the case study of Chile, discussed the critical relationship between Archives, Human Rights and Transitional Justice. In post-Pinochet Chile, Human Rights Archives have proven crucial in… | Read on »

RTÉ Brainstorm – Can international laws protect civilians in Ukraine?

Whitaker Institute member Prof Ray Murphy, of the Conflict, Humanitarianism and Security cluster, has written a new piece for RTÉ Brainstorm. The article looks at if international law can protect civilians in Ukraine. Can international laws protect civilians in Ukraine? Analysis: There are many international law implications from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, especially those laws… | Read on »