Policy Briefs

We are so pleased to welcome you to the launch of the SOAS Centre on Conflict, Rights & Justice student-led policy initiative. Learn more about the policy team and the Centre here.

We are currently accepting submissions for publication May 2021 onwards from students in the SOAS Politics and International Studies Department. Please get in touch with Ana (685613@soas.ac.uk) and Sarah (686498@soas.ac.uk) to learn more.


‘America is Back’: Biden’s first 100 days on Israel and Palestine

Issue 1 (March 2021) outlines the necessary steps the Biden Administration needs to take in it’s first 100 days to engage with the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict in context to Biden’s promise of “a diplomacy rooted in America’s most cherished values” – inclusive of “defending freedom, championing opportunity, upholding universal rights, respecting the rule of law, and treating every person with dignity”. 

By Ana Guimarães and Sarah Chaya Smith

Please click here for an accessible version of this brief (including access to hyperlinks).