Seminars / Conferences

Oxford for Syria Panel: Future of Syria

RR participated in a panel discussion sponsored by the 'Oxford for Syria' group in Oxford University titled 'What Now Syria? Reflections on the Country's Future'. Other panel participants included Prof. Alex Betts (Professor of Migration Studies at Oxford University), Dr.


Seminar on New Counter-Terrorism Measures

RR attended a seminar on 11 June 2015 which sought to raise awareness regarding the new legal measures to counter ‘’non-violent extremism’’ announced in the Queen’s Speech. Various aspects of these measures were explained by leading lawyers, policy and community advisers. The meeting took place at the British Muslim Heritage Centre and was hosted by CSF.


'It is not a civil war': A lecture at Manchester University

RR delivered a seminar on Friday 17 April at the Humanitarian & Conflict Response Institute at the University of Manchester about the situation in Syria. The seminar talked about the reasons behind the Syrian uprising against the Assad regime and how the media is distorting the situation on ground.


RR Attends Juris North Discussion Group

RR attended the discussion of Juris North on Wednesday 25 March: Legal and Political Philosophy Discussion Group hosted by Manchester Metropolitan University. The discussion was presented by Dr. James Pattison from the University of Manchester on 'The Ethics of Arming the Rebels'. Dr.