Young Global Scholars Group

New United States Leadership

In his address to the Munich security conference (his first international speech as president), President Biden told European leaders the US wants to “earn back our position of trusted leadership.” In a clean break from the isolationist policies of his predecessor,...

Big Data & Privacy:

In 2018 Cambridge Analytica harvested millions of Facebook profiles, including 64,000 New Zealanders for political campaign purposes, using the information without consent. The scandal illustrated how big data can put the right to privacy at risk.   This may have...

How to Prevent Genocide?

The best conflict is one that doesn’t happen. This blog argues that the best global approach (short of a full-fledged military intervention) to prevent a potential conflict from developing into all-out conflict is early intervention. The blog analyses a counterfactual...

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9th NZCGS Annual Lecture

You are invited to the 9th NZCGS Annual Lecture "Security and Disarmament Challenges: Prospects for the Global Order". Keynote Speaker Professor Kevin Clements is a Foundation Board Member of the NZ Centre for Global Studies. He is also Director of the Toda Peace...