Workshop: The Ethics of War and Conflict

Co-hosted by SCEWP and Nelson Mandela University

15-16 May, 2024

Room 0313 Embizweni Main Building

Nelson Mandela University, Gqeberha

This two-day workshop will bring together researchers working on various ethical aspects of war and conflict, including duties to ameliorate the causes of conflict, war and democracy, war and global justice, war in colonial and post-colonial states, justifications for resorting to force, the justified conduct of war, and post-conflict issues such as reparations and reconciliation mechanisms.


Mame-Penda Ba (Gaston Berger University of St. Louis)

Helen Frowe (Stockholm University)

Karabo Maiyane (Nelson Mandela University)

Todd Karhu (King’s College, London)

Uchenna Okeja (Nelson Mandela University)

Christine Hobden (University of the Witwatersrand)

Dennis Masaka (Great Zimbabwe University and University of the Free State)

Lawrence Ugwuanyi (University of Abuja)

Registration is now closed. A draft schedule is available here.