Lecture on Exploring the Responsibility to Protect Doctrine: Perspectives from the Global South
Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon
12 February 2013
Dr. Rama Mani, Councilor of the World Future Council, and a Board member of the Foundation for the Future, gave a lecture entitled “Exploring the Responsibility to Protect Doctrine: Perspectives from the Global South” at the American University of Beirut.
From the organizers: The talk addressed the “Responsibility to Protect” and International Intervention as it relates to the Arab World. It discussed the findings of Dr. Mani's co-edited book, Responsibility to Protect: Cultural Perspectives from the Global South with Thomas Weiss (Routledge 2011). Dr. Mani used a comparative approach drawing on her experience on the subject and her work on transitional justice, conflict transformation and peace building.
See the lecture on YouTube here.