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Conflict & Peace

Violent conflict poses a central issue for global peace. We are a leading centre for Conflict Studies, with over £8m of research funding across a range of disciplines.

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Human Rights & Social Justice

Alongside world-leading research, we offer two key Masters programmes in Human Rights and Social Justice, and a rapid reaction events series addressing current global challenges.

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Urban Justice

How can we enhance urban justice in a way that is meaningful to citizens? We bring together those who study or operate on ‘the city’ from across the University.


Gender Justice

Gender issues permeate most of the justice areas that we research and study. We offer the opportunity for networking and exchange between scholars, projects, and different approaches.

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Measurement & Indicators

On what grounds do we base our claims about the nature, causes and consequences of global justice and injustice? Questions of evidence are at the heart of global justice debates and interventions.

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Global Justice Theory

We support a critical mass of key scholars and groups working on global justice issues, including through global constitutionalism and global law.