Daily Links - 2 November

2 November 2005
'Securing a Just and Sustainable Peace' (Noeleen Heyzer, unifem.org, 27/10/05)

"Women know the costs of war — what it means to be displaced, to be excluded from public life, and to be regarded as less than full citizens. They know the realities on the ground, and what needs to be done to address the injustices of war and to prevent relapse into conflict. They can be, and must be, part of the solution for lasting peace." UNIFEM's Noeleen Heyzer outlines challenges for the UN on women, peace and security.

Women, Ink.

Women, Ink is the website to visit for books about women and development from around the world.

The conference on Islamic feminism noted in Friday's daily links has been capturing media attention.

Yale Manifesta: women and war

The inaugural edition of this US student publication on feminism is about women and war. (Full disclosure: one of its associate editors interned for openDemocracy over the summer.) Read their opening letter here. You can download a copy of the journal from the site.

Should we allow artificial intelligence to manage migration?

How is artificial intelligence being used in governing migration? What are the risks and opportunities that the emerging technology raises for both the state and the individual crossing a country’s borders?

Ryerson University’s Canada Excellence Research Chair in Migration and Integration and openDemocracy have teamed up to host this free live discussion on 15 April at 5pm UK time/12pm EDT.

Hear from:

Ana Beduschi Associate professor of law, University of Exeter

Hilary Evans Cameron Assistant professor, faculty of law, Ryerson University

Patrick McEvenue Senior director, Strategic Policy Branch, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Chair: Lucia Nalbandian Researcher, CERC Migration, Ryerson University

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