Conflict Resolution and Peace-building
International Security, Terrorism
Human-rights must be safeguarded while fighting coronavirus – Toronto Star
No killer robot ban in sight half a decade later – The Record
Tech for the Good of Humanity – Medium
Protecting Civilians in Armed Conflict: The Importance of Humanitarian Disarmament – Humanitarian Disarmament
Branka Marijan is a Senior Researcher at Project Ploughshares, a Canadian peace research institute. At Ploughshares, Branka leads the research on the military and security implications of emerging technologies. Her work examines the development of autonomous weapons systems and the impact of artificial intelligence and robotics on security provision and trends in warfare. She holds a PhD from the Balsillie School of International Affairs with a specialization in conflict and security. She received her M.A. and B.A. from McMaster University. Branka has conducted field research on post-conflict societies and published academic articles and reports on the impacts of conflict on civilians and diverse issues of security governance, including security sector reform.