2 Oct 2012
A Global Trust for Rule of Law
Author: Mark P Lagon
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
This paper argues that 1) the rule of law exists on paper but not in practice, 2) the UN programs dedicated to it have not had a transformative impact, and 3) traditional intergovernmental institutions will never have sufficient heft to achieve syste...
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Trends in Popular Attitudes to Multiparty Democracy in Africa, 2000-2012
Author: Michael Bratton
This paper addresses four research questions. First, do Africans want democracy? Second, do they think they are getting it? Third, what trends over time are evident in popular demand for, and the perceived supply of, democracy? And finally, what do A...
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Still Time to Act: Rising Conflict Fears in Kosovo
Author: Roy Reeve
Saferworld’s 2011 public survey on safety and security in Kosovo shows that many Kosovans believe violent conflict will return to their country within the next five years.
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