by Ankit Kumar, Lecturer in Development and Environment for the Department of Geography

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) informs us that changes in weather patterns like rainfall and temperature can impact migration patterns. In 2018, the Guardian newspaper ran a series on the next climate migrants in…

by Dr Paul Reilly, Senior Lecturer in Social Media & Digital Society

Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) Assistant Chief Constable Jonathan Roberts characterised the disorder in Northern Ireland over the past few weeks as being ‘at a scale not seen for years’.

Police sources have ruled out the involvement…

By Dr Paul Reilly

As far back as the late sixties, Johan Galtung, Founder of the International Peace Research Institute in Oslo predicted that the rapid growth of media technologies would favour associative peace building approaches, which increase contact between warring parties, rather than dissociative ones that kept them apart…

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