Summary report of the Seminar on Role of the Private Security Sector in African Conflicts, ISS Conference Room, Pretoria, 22 June 2009
Although the militaries of developing states are willing to assist in peacekeeping operations they do not have enough resources and are unlikely to be successful.Published dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 05:00
Angola's civil war caused a massive movement of people from rural conflict areas to settlements in places vulnerable to climate extremes - low-lying coastal zones, floodplains, and steep ravines.
Involvement of the Private Security Sector in African Conflicts, Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Assistance Operations
In 2006, the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) undertook a project entitled Regulation of the Private Security Sector in Africa that was supported by IDRC under project 103396.