Category Archive: Conflict

Peacebuilding and transition in borderlands

Peacebuilding and transition in borderlands Citation: Download the report. Abstract: This report summarises discussions from a workshop to explore sub-state political settlements in conflict-affected borderlands and the possibilities for more effective and inclusive peacebuilding interventions. It looks at four key themes: concepts of borderlands, inclusion and political settlement; the particular types of violence, (in)security, governance and […]

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The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Conflict

The Oxford Handbook of Gender and Conflict Citation: Purchase the book. Key points: Focuses on the multidimensionality of gender in conflict Provides a substantial set of case studies from across the globe on conflict and gender Assesses the role of gender in violent conflicts, with an emphasis on women’s experiences Keywords: gender; conflict Return to search […]

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What difference does peace make? A Comparative Study of Intimate Partner Abuse in a Conflict and Post-Conflict Setting

What difference does peace make? A Comparative Study of Intimate Partner Abuse in a Conflict and Post-Conflict Setting Keywords: Conflict Return to Multimedia Forum.

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Colombia Podcasts: History of a Peace Process

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Child Rights come with Child Responsibilities

Child Rights come with Child Responsibilities Anderson, R. 1 November 2016, LLM Human Rights Seminar Series, Edinburgh Keywords:  Human Rights, Child Rights Return to Multimedia Forum.

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Gender and Conflict Analysis Toolkit for Peacebuilders

Gender and Conflict Analysis Toolkit for Peacebuilders Conciliation Resources (2015) About: This toolkit was produced for practical guidance on how to explore gender in relation to ‪peace and conflict. This toolkit is based on the experiences of Conciliation Resources’ experience in conflict-affected contexts and draws on their participatory approach to conflict analysis. Keywords: Gender, Conflict, Peacebuilding Download the toolkit. Return […]

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Peacebuilding: Resilient in Crisis

This blog post by Jan Pospisil, PSRP researcher, reviews David Chandler’s new book Peacebuidling, The Twenty Years’ Crisis, 1997-2017. In his most recent volume, ‘Peacebuilding: The Twenty Years’ Crisis’, David Chandler gives an intriguing historical account over what he identifies as the post-Dayton lifespan of peacebuilding. His argument is revealing and well-founded: international interventionism in […]

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Rethinking the Women, Peace and Security Agenda through the Lens of Resistance

This blog post by Professor Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, PSRP researcher from the Transitional Justice Institute (TJI) University of Ulster, was first published by Just Security on 17th April 2017. In this piece, Fionnuala adds to the criticisms of the Women, Peace and Security Agenda the failute to include women’s resistance in conflict zones as exercise of […]

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‘It’s not all about the land’: Land disputes and conflict in eastern Congo

‘It’s not all about the land’: Land disputes and conflict in eastern Congo Mathys, G. and Vlassenroot, K. (2016) Policy points: • There is a need for better donor coordination and more coherent land governance interventions which should be integrated into larger state-building efforts. Note: This briefing paper is part of the outputs from PSRP’s […]

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The impact of war on Somali men and its effects on the family, women and children

The impact of war on Somali men and its effects on on the family, women and children Gardner, J. and El-Bushra, J. (2016) Policy points: • Interventions for women and children should consider the well-being of the family as a whole. • A positive engagement with the issues confronting Somali men should be part of […]

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