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Missile Strikes in Syria Expose Untenable Role of UNSC

Professor Robert Patman discusses the missle strikes in Syria.

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Assoc Prof Vicki Spencer

NZ should take more refugees

Vicki Spencer looks at the refugee crisis and the UN’s 1967 Protocol.

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Politics Spring Lecture Series 2018

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

This series of four, free, open to the public, lectures are sponsored by the University of Otago Department of Politics. If you missed out on attending any of the panels we have recordings of them but make sure you get along to the next one!

Winston Peters opens 53rd Otago Foreign Policy School

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

The Director of this year’s University of Otago Foreign Policy School, Professor Robert Patman, says last weekend’s event was the most successful and best attended that he has been involved in.

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Professor Janine Hayward, New Zealand Politics

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Professor Janine Hayward, New Zealand Politics

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