Quick thoughts on the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine and among its neighbours

Brad Blitz, Professor of International Politics and Policy in the Institute of Education identifies key considerations for European states, and their partners, as they manage a a humanitarian and refugee crisis following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Continue reading Quick thoughts on the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine and among its neighbours

From Separation to Anti-Separatism: Divides and Divisiveness of the French Vivre Ensemble

In this blog post, Myriam Hunter-Henin, Reader in Law and Religion and Comparative Law at UCL and EI Fellow, analyses the French anti-separatism bill in light of the legal history of laïcite in France. A new chapter on the troubled interactions between religion and Republican values has opened in France. On April 12, 2021, the French Senate, with a sound majority of 208 votes for … Continue reading From Separation to Anti-Separatism: Divides and Divisiveness of the French Vivre Ensemble