Category Archive: Research Themes

Introduction: Mapping the Terrain: Gender and Conflict in Contemporary Perspective

Introduction: Mapping the Terrain: Gender and Conflict in Contemporary Perspective Citation: Cahn, N. (2018). ‘Introduction: Mapping the Terrain: Gender and Conflict in Contemporary Perspective’, in Ní Aoláin, F., Cahn, N., Haynes, D. F., & Valji, N. (Eds.). Oxford Handbook of Gender and Conflict. S.l.: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS. Purchase the book. About: The Introduction provides an […]

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Women, Peace Negotiations, and Peace Agreements: Opportunities and Challenges

Women, Peace Negotiations, and Peace Agreements: Opportunities and Challenges Citation: Bell, C. (2018). ‘Women, Peace Negotiations, and Peace Agreements: Opportunities and Challenges’, in Ní Aoláin, F., Cahn, N., Haynes, D. F., & Valji, N. (Eds.). Oxford Handbook of Gender and Conflict. S.l.: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS. Purchase the book. About: Peace agreements, seeking to end conflict […]

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Supporting Women’s Meaningful Inclusion in Multi-level Peace and Transition Processes

In a new PA-X Spotlight Gender Series commissioned by UN Women and supported by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development, PSRP Director Christine Bell and PSRP Researchers Laura Wise and Robert Forster explore the opportunities and challenges for supporting women’s meaningful inclusion in peace and transition processes, in contexts where peace and […]

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Re-invigorating Stalled Peace Negotiations: Challenges and Opportunities for Women’s Inclusion

Re-invigorating Stalled Peace Negotiations: Challenges and Opportunities for Women’s Inclusion Citation: Bell, C. & Forster, R. (2019). (PA-X Report, Spotlight Series). Re-invigorating Stalled Peace Negotiations: Challenges and Opportunities for Women’s Inclusion. Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Spotlight Report. This Spotlight addresses the questions: When formal peace negotiations stall or break down, […]

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Local Peace Processes: Opportunities and Challenges for Women’s Engagement

Local Peace Processes: Opportunities and Challenges for Women’s Engagement Citation: Wise, L., Forster, R. & Bell, C. (2019). (PA-X Report, Spotlight Series). Local Peace Processes: Opportunities and Challenges for Women’s Engagement. Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Spotlight Report. This Spotlight addresses the questions: When and how do local peace processes and agreements […]

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A Gender Analysis of Peace Agreements and Transitional Documents in Libya, 2011-2018

A Gender Analysis of Peace Agreements and Transitional Documents in Libya, 2011-2018 Citation: Forster, R. (2019). (PA-X Report, Spotlight Series). A Gender Analysis of Peace Agreements and Transitional Documents in Libya, 2011-2018. Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Spotlight Report. This Spotlight addresses the questions: How did peace agreements and transition documents […]

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Women and the Renegotiation of Transitional Governance Arrangements

Women and the Renegotiation of Transitional Governance Arrangements Citation: Bell, C. & Forster, R. (2019). (PA-X Report, Spotlight Series). Women and the Renegotiation of Transitional Governance Arrangements. Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Spotlight Report. This Spotlight addresses the questions: When negotiated transitions have failed to move forward, how have attempts to […]

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Gender Mainstreaming in Ceasefires: Comparative Data and Examples

Gender Mainstreaming in Ceasefires: Comparative Data and Examples Citation: Forster, R. & Bell, C. (2019). (PA-X Report, Spotlight Series). Gender Mainstreaming in Ceasefires: Comparative Data and Examples. Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Spotlight Report. This Spotlight addresses the questions: When and how have ceasefire agreements in armed conflict addressed women? Why […]

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Humanitarian Assistance and Gender Perspectives in Peace Agreements

Humanitarian Assistance and Gender Perspectives in Peace Agreements Citation: Wise, L. (2019). (PA-X Report, Spotlight Series). Humanitarian Assistance and Gender Perspectives in Peace Agreements. Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Spotlight Report. This Spotlight addresses the questions: When and how do peace processes provide for humanitarian assistance? Do peace agreements that provide […]

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Interstate Agreements to End Intrastate Conflicts

Interstate Agreements to End Intrastate Conflicts Nash, K. (2019). Interstate Agreements to End Intrastate Conflicts (PA-X Report). Edinburgh: Global Justice Academy, University of Edinburgh. Download PA-X Report Interstate peace agreements are widely used to resolve international conflicts between states. However, interstate agreements are used even more frequently to resolve violent conflict within states (intrastate conflict). The […]

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