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Shared Education in Peace Agreements

Shared Education in Peace Agreements Citation: Download PA-X report. This Spotlight asks How do peace agreements provide for national belonging and unity through education curricula and unified history textbooks? About: The PA-X Spotlight Series addresses questions regarding comparative peace processes, asked by those seeking to influence peace and transition processes. Each Spotlight provides brief comparative […]

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Gaining Ground: Women and Territorial Power-Sharing in Peace Processes

Gaining Ground: Women and Territorial Power-Sharing in Peace Processes Citation: Download report Download the report in Arabic About: This brief presents the different forms of territorial power-sharing that arise in peace agreements, and the potential opportunities and risks for women’s inclusion that these can entail. It proposes critical questions that women could ask of peace processes […]

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Packaging Participation: Non-dominant Minorities in Power-Sharing Peace Agreements

Packaging Participation: Non-dominant Minorities in Power-Sharing Peace Agreements Laura Wise (PSRP), Association of Human Rights Institutes, University of Edinburgh, 8 September 2018. Download presentation Return to Multimedia Forum.  

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Setting Aside the “Others”: Exclusion amid Inclusion of Non-dominant Minorities in Peace Agreements

Setting Aside the “Others”: Exclusion amid Inclusion of Non-dominant Minorities in Peace Agreements Citation: Download journal article. Abstract: This article analyzes the exclusion-amid-inclusion of “Others” within territorial power-sharing arrangements. While territorial power-sharing is often used to accommodate national minorities, it risks excluding non-dominant minorities at sub-state levels of governance. The article charts how negotiated settlements […]

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Territorial Power-sharing and Inclusion in Peace Processes

Territorial Power-sharing and Inclusion in Peace Processes Citation: Download the PA-X report. Summary: This research report provides information and analysis on when and how peace agreements provide for territorial power-sharing, and the implications for broader projects of social inclusion. Key findings: Territorial power-sharing in peace agreements includes federal or similar sub-divided forms of government, local […]

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Setting Aside the ‘Others’: Non-Aligned Minorities in Power Sharing Peace Agreements

Setting Aside the ‘Others’: Non-Aligned Minorities in Power Sharing Peace Agreements Laura Wise, PSA Ethnopolitics Group Conference, Belfast, 9 November 2017. Download presentation                 Return to Multimedia Forum.

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”Vukovar will never be BYKOBAP”: Serbia-Croatia relations and minority language rights

”Vukovar will never be BYKOBAP”: Serbia-Croatia relations and minority language rights Laura Wise (PSRP) May 9, 2016 Download presentation Return to Multimedia Forum.

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”It is decided in Brussels for our wishes”: Competing Discourses of Decentralization in Kosovo

”It is decided in Brussels for our wishes”: Competing Discourses of Decentralization in Kosovo Laura Wise (PSRP) 16 July 2016 Download presentation Return to Multimedia Forum.

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Venetian Responsibility: National Minority Rights and Inter-State Relations in Europe

Venetian Responsibility: National Minority Rights and Inter-State Relations in Europe Laura Wise, 28 February 2017, Enhanced Human Rights Dialogue Download presentation Keywords: Human Rights, Minorities Return to Multimedia Forum.

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Bosnia-Herzegovina Case Study

Bosnia-Herzegovina Case Study Citation: Download briefing paper. Key points: • The Bosnia-Herzegovina case highlights tension between power-sharing ‘solutions’ based on proscribed identities, and international human rights norms of equality, political participation, and non-discrimination. • Initial proposals for a power-sharing arrangement based on national identities became the principle around which subsequent peace plans were designed. • […]

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