EU Accession and UN Peacemaking in Cyprus by J. Ker-Lindsay

By J. Ker-Lindsay

This paintings strains the makes an attempt by way of the United countries to result in the reunification of Cyprus ahead of the island's accession to the ecu Union on 1 might 2004. as well as charting the process prior efforts to resolve the Cyprus factor, the publication recounts the direct discussions among the 2 facets from January 2002 via to April 2004 and analyses the explanations why the UN plan used to be rejected in a referendum.

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Security Sector Reform And Post-Conflict Peacebuilding by Sehnabel & Ehrhart (eds.)

By Sehnabel & Ehrhart (eds.)

Army and police forces play a very important function within the long term good fortune of political, financial and cultural rebuilding efforts in post-conflict societies. but, whereas charged with the long term activity of offering a safety atmosphere conducive to rebuilding war-torn societies, inner protection constructions are likely to lack civilian and democratic regulate, inner team spirit and effectiveness, and public credibility. they have to be positioned below democratic keep watch over and restructured and retrained to turn into an asset, now not a legal responsibility, within the long term peace-building strategy. exterior actors from different international locations, local firms and the United countries might be of counsel during this approach, via making a easy safety setting, fighting remnants of armed teams from spoiling the delicate peace-building technique.

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Liberal Peace and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in Africa by Patrick Tom

By Patrick Tom

The ebook makes theoretical and empirical contributions to contemporary debates on hybrid varieties of peace and ‘post-liberal’ peace. In utilizing recommendations of energy, hybridity and resistance, and delivering other forms of hybridity and resistance to discover post-conflict peacebuilding in Sierra Leone, the writer makes an unique contribution to present literature by way of offering a number of ways that strength might be exercised not only among locals and internationals, but in addition between locals themselves and the character of peace that's produced. This quantity presents numerous ways that hybridity and resistance should be manifested. A extra rigorous improvement of those strategies not just bargains a greater realizing of the character of those innovations, but additionally is helping us to tell apart sorts of hybridity and resistance which are emancipatory or transformatory from those who lead to humans accommodating themselves to their state of affairs. This ebook is a useful source for students and scholars of peacebuilding, peace and clash reviews, diplomacy and African reviews, and practitioners of peacebuilding and post-conflict reconstruction.

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