In terms of the course aims, three central issues relating to the narrative of peace building are essential: 1) the connection between peacebuilding and state-building 2) the possibility of contradictions and trade-offs between the short term goal
Training materials-Published date2017
Assessing the Effectiveness of Alternative Community-Led Security Mechanisms in Urban Eastern Africa
Low-income, urban communities in East Africa must negotiate their security in the face of weak, unresponsive, or abusive state security forces.
Peace and Development : Democratization, Poverty Reduction and Risk Mitigation in Fragile and Post Conflict States
Both the social science literature and policymakers tend to take for granted that poverty reduction, risk mitigation and democratization are mutually reinforcing.
Crossing over the barriers : a historical journey of women's political leadership in the Anglophone Caribbean
The paper looks at political leadership by women and the implications for women in the Anglophone Caribbean by assessing Caribbean women’s progress against the progress of women in selected outliers-Switzerland, Finland and Rwanda.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 05:00