Edinburgh World Justice Festival

october, 2018

04oct(oct 4)6:00 pm(oct 4)6:00 pmUN: Peacemaker or toothless tiger?How to reform the United Nations and bring about a more peaceful world. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Details

The United Nations has failed to be the force for peace that was envisaged. What reforms are needed for the UN to be effective? Vijay Mehta, Author of Peace Beyond Borders and Dr. Claire Duncanson, Senior Lecturer in International Relations, University of Edinburgh, discuss proposals for reforms to make the UN fit to tackle 21st Century threats and challenges.



(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


50 George Sq. Room G.06


Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre