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Law lecturer lends voice to Welsh devolution debate

8 February 2016

Law lecturer, Manon George appeared on the BBC programme, The Wales Report this week to discuss the Wales Governance Centre’s report on the new devolution settlement in Wales. The centre has described the draft bill as “constricting, clunky and short s …

Draft Wales Bill

29 January 2016

Independent review recommends politicians say no unless major changes made A report by an independent review group consisting of constitutional and legislative experts says that they could not recommend that politicians in Cardiff Bay and Westminster s …

International Relations Reader contributes to G7 Maritime Security discussion

19 December 2015

Dr. Christian Bueger, Reader in International Relations in the Department of Politics and International Relations participated in a G7 meeting on 14 December entitled “Enhancing Maritime Security – Connecting Regions – Governing the Commons.” At the ev …

Whose land is it anyway?

10 December 2015

This October the Africa Research Institute (ARI), based in Westminster, hosted the launch of Whose land is it anyway? The failure of land law reform in Kenya by Ambreena Manji, Professor of Land Law and Development at Cardiff Law School. Professor Manj …

PhD student achieves prestigious research grant

30 November 2015

The Department of Politics and International Relations is pleased to announce that one of it’s PhD students, Kerstin Tomiak, has been awarded the Founders Fund Award from the British International Studies Association (BISA). This grant is designed to a …

Cardiff academic gives evidence at House of Lords inquiry

9 November 2015

This October Dr Jo Hunt, Reader at Cardiff School of Law and Politics gave oral evidence to the House of Lords EU Committee. The House of Lords is currently undertaking an inquiry entitled ‘Visions of EU reform’ and the Select Committee had travelled t …

Students visit Senedd to discuss devolution with Lord Elis-Thomas

4 November 2015

Students from Cardiff University’s innovative new course ‘Devolution in Practice: Work Placement Module’ visited the Senedd in Cardiff Bay this November for a special seminar session. As part of the event, students attended First Minister’s Questions,  …

Cardiff expert teaches at European Security and Defence College

29 October 2015

Dr. Christian Bueger of the Department of Politics and International Relations was recently invited to present at the European Security and Defence College (ESDC). ESDC is the European Union’s academy that provides strategic-level education in Common S …

International law and ocean governance expert attends NATO conference in Lisbon

29 October 2015

This September, Dr Edwin Egede, of Cardiff Law School attended the third Conference on Operational Maritime Law organised by the NATO Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Operations in Confined and Shallow Water and the Portuguese Navy. Dr Egede specialises …

Change Your Future: young students take part in UK wide politics initiative

15 October 2015

This month, students from the lower sixth form of St John’s College, Cardiff were guests of the Department of Politics and International Relations, the Wales Governance Centre (WGC), and the National Assembly at an event held in the Pierhead Building, …

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