"Peace Support Operations"
The Regional Impact of the Armed Conflict and French Intervention in Mali
Author: David J Francis
Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF)
This report assesses the current crisis in Mali. It looks at the key actors and the nature of the conflict as well as the scope of the military, political and diplomatic interventions in the country.
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Strengthening the UN Peacebuilding Commission
Author: Andrea Ó Súilleabháin, Camilla Campisi
International Peace Institute (IPI)
This meeting note summarizes the ideas and suggestions that arose during a roundtable workshop convened by the International Peace Institute and the Quaker United Nations Office to discuss the challenges and opportunities for the UN Peacebuilding Com...
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From Chaos to Cohesion: A Regional Approach to Security, Stability, and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
Author: Diane E Chido
Strategic Studies Institute of the US Army War College (SSI)
This monograph explores the evolution of the Organization for African Unity into the present-day African Union.
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The United Nations, Peacekeeping and Power Politics
Author: Mats Berdal
Center for Security Studies (CSS) /
Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP)
This brief begins by exploring the West's historical ability to impose its agendas and visions within the United Nations system, particularly in the case of peacekeeping operations.
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Africa’s Resistance to Peacekeeping’s Normative Change
Author: Kwesi Aning, Festus Aubyn, Nancy Annan, Fiifi Edu-Afful
This paper explores the role of existing and emerging norms in helping us define the tricky relationship between peacekeeping and intervention.
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