Two internships available with FromOverHere: ongoing Social Media Internship & 2 week research assistant role

4 Oct

Two internship opportunities available, both remunerated at London living wage: Research Assistant – PT role for 2 weeks from 26th October to 6th November, up to 35 hours Social Media Intern – role for a year, variable hours, up to ten hours a week

On Swiss contracts, shared economy, Russian Grand Strategy, Smart Women & Libyan Militias | This Week’s Top Hot Links #137

11 Dec

Another busy week is drawing to a close and our Top Hot Links are back to provide some food for thought. 1.1. Swiss news portal Le News debates whether the increase in short-term contracts may be hindering the professional capabilities of the United Nations Office in Geneva. Increasingly, it appears as though there is a […]

Social Media Internship Opportunity with FromOverHere

28 Sep

Exciting opportunity for a highly organised masters IR student with strong communication skills. A unique foreign/development policy consultancy specialising in strategic foresight, national strategy and the future shape of government is seeking an intern to manage the social media and communications for the company. The successful candidate will gain vital experience in the field of […]

On forecasting, jihadists rehabilitation, and the future of Al-Shabab | This Week’s Top Hot Links #135

10 Sep

This week’s hot links on strategy and international affairs takes a look at the death of Al-Shabab leader and its repercussion for the group and the region in general. It then moves to analyse Obama’s options and priorities in balancing an intervention against the IS. Next, wee see how social media can have the effect […]

Manifesto for Democracy and Sustainability Searching for Social Media Advocates

25 Oct


Climate change is here. Unless change happens now, the human species will be battered by heatwaves, droughts, rising seas and extreme weather. Do your part, gain invaluable career experience and earn some extra cash with the Manifesto for Democracy and Sustainability. Launched this year, the Manifesto takes a different approach to safeguarding the future: they […]

Manifesto for Democracy and Sustainability Looking for Social Media Advocates

10 Sep

Democracy and Sustainability Platform

The Manifesto for Democracy and Sustainability are currently looking for Social Media Advocates to work 2-3 hours per week for an inital 6 month period. They are looking for Social Media Advocates to spread the word and support their online activities, including managing Facebook and Twitter accounts, and developing their website. Their key criteria are […]

PASC Calls for Government to Engage the Public in National Strategy

2 Jul


On Friday 28th June the Public Administration Select Committee released its publication: ‘Engaging the public in National Strategy’. It called for Government to begin to use opinion polling to understand better what the public want for the UK and to inform national strategy. It claims that Parliament should start to hold the Government accountable to […]

Paper Release: “New Technology and the Prevention of Violence and Conflict”

17 May