About the Centre

The ECR2P is dedicated to advancing the responsibility to protect principle through research, education, and policy dialogue.

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ECR2P Annual Lectures

We were delighted to welcome Dr. Karen Smith, UN Assistant Secretary-General and Special Adviser on the R2P, to the University of Leeds to deliver the Centre's fourth Annual Lecture.

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R2P in Brief

‘R2P in Brief’ aims to provide an overview of a specific crisis, along with insights on what the international community (in particular, the EU and the UN) has done about it.

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In the latest ‘Fresh Perspectives’ blog post, Dr Stacey Henderson of the University of Adelaide writes on arms transfers, the...

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In the latest ‘Fresh Perspectives’ blog post, Dr Gilgan provides insight into the discord between R2P and competing norms of...

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Dr Adrian Gallagher (ECR2P Co-Director and Associate Professor in International Relations) along with Garrett Wallace Brown (Chair in Political Theory...

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In the latest ‘Fresh Perspectives’ blog post, Dr Samuel Jarvis writes on the evolution of the Responsibility to Protect from...

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Our partners

The ECR2P is based on a partnership between academics at the University of Leeds and researchers and activists at both Protection Approaches and The Budapest Centre for Atrocity Prevention.