The ‘Common Good’ in Times of Transition

Tue 6 Jun 2017, 09:00 - 17:00

The British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH

This conference will discuss the role of human rights and equality in political transitions from violent conflict, with a view to informing efforts to foster inclusive political settlements and conflict resolution in fragile and conflict-affected states. Speakers and participants will include practitioners, policy makers and researchers from the UK and overseas.

Plenary and break-out sessions:

  • Navigating inclusion in transitions from conflict

  • Local struggles for human rights and equality: entry points for political change

  • Unsticking the stuck: peace implementation, formalised unsettlements and ideas for moving them forward

  • Tactics for change and changing tactics: from dirty deal to social contract in deeply divided societies

  • How to support social change through peace processes and beyond

Please click here for the conference programme

If you would like to attend this event, please RSVP to Annette Oppong In your reply, please indicate which parallel session you would like to attend. If no preference is expressed, a session will be allocated to you.

This event is free of charge but spaces are limited and, therefore, registration is required.


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