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E-Conference Simon Mabon - 22nd Jun 2020
Urban Spaces and Sectarian Contestation Simon Mabon - 28th Feb 2020

What We Do

The Sectarianism, Proxies and De-sectarianisation (SEPAD) project based at Lancaster University’s Richardson Institute is a collaborative project aimed at understanding the conditions that give rise to sectarian violence and proxy conflicts.



Abir Chaaban Award Simon Mabon - 7th Oct 2020

The Inaugural Abir Chaaban Award:


Consociational Power-Sharing Performance: Assessing a Mixed Record Allison McCulloch - 18th Sep 2020

This post was originally published in Arabic on the LAU’s Inst...

Saudi Arabia, Iran: Resilient Rivalries and Pragmatic Possibilities Simon Mabon - 23rd Jun 2020

Simon Mabon & Edward Wastnidge



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