Ewan Lawson

Key information

Russell Square: College Buildings
Thesis title
The United Nations War Crimes Commission and Crimes of Sexual Violence
Internal Supervisors
Professor Dan Plesch


Ewan is a former serving officer in the Royal Air Force with a highly varied experience but with a long term background in policing and security. He has worked extensively in Africa most recently in South Sudan, and maintains a practical interest in peace keeping and conflict resolution. He is currently a Senior Research Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute.

Research interests

Post-conflict justice; gender based violence in conflict; politics, security and conflict in Africa; the development and implementation of policy and strategy; conflict resolution; peacekeeping; counter-insurgency; military history; conflict, security and development.  

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