Experts from the ECR2P give their take on contemporary issues of human protection

ECR2P co-director, Adrian Gallagher, uses this Fresh Perspectives blog to explore the idea of common humanity through the concept of ’emergence’. In the aftermath of Rwanda and Srebrenica, Kofi Annan captured the mood of the time when he asked, ‘If humanitarian intervention is, indeed, an unacceptable assault on sovereignty, how...

ECR2P’s Research Director, Edward Newman, and Acting Co-Director, Cristina Stefan, write on the European Union as a normative leader for the Responsibility to Protect in a transitional international order. The European Union’s (EU) engagement with the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) reflects a surprisingly mixed record in some respects. The slow...