Open to the public
This panel will assess the prospects for peace, legal challenges surrounding the provision of humanitarian aid, the role of international actors, and the ethics of arms sales that perpetuate the conflict.
- Rafat Al-Akhali is a Fellow of Practice in Strategic Projects at the Blavatnik School of Government and was formerly Yemen’s Minister of Youth and Sports.
- Emanuela Chiara-Gillard is a Senior Research Fellow at the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict. She was formerly Chief of the Protection of Civilians Section in the Policy Development and Studies Branch of the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
- Brianna Rosen is a DPhil candidate at the Blavatnik School of Government. She previously supported the US National Security Council on Middle East policy issues.
- Dr James Christensen is a lecturer in Political Theory at the University of Essex, where he teaches courses on ethics and public policy, human rights, and global justice.
The event will be co-hosted by the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict and moderated by Nima Gerami, a Visiting Scholar at the Blavatnik School of Government.