Interview with Peter W. Singer

30-06-2012 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 886

In this interview, Peter Singer explains to what extent and how new technologies change the way we think about going to war and the way we conduct war, as well as how they will impact the work of humanitarian actors. He shares his vision for the future, analyzing both the ethical and legal challenges that access to new advanced technologies poses and the opportunities it offers.

This interview was conducted in Washington D.C. on 29 April 2012 by Vincent Bernard, Editor-in-Chief of the International Review of the Red Cross, Mariya Nikolova, Editorial Assistant, and Mark Silverman, Head of Public and Congressional Affairs, ICRC Washington.