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Journal Article | Jun 2012
While there is a connection between climate variability and conflict in Sudan, the effects are played out in interaction with other conflict-promoting ...
The overlooked role of elites in African grassroots conflicts: A case study of the Dinka-Mundari-Bari conflict in Southern Sudan
Sudan Working Paper | Dec 2014
Many analysts of grassroots conflicts in African emphasized one of the following factors to be the most important: ethnic divisions, competition over ...
Local conflict, elites, ethnic divisions, Sudan
Report in External Series | Feb 2009
What connections exist between natural resource wealth and violent conflict? What do such connections imply for policies to build peace in resource-rich ...
Natural resource management, natural resource wealth, resource curse, rentier state, oil, diamonds, armed conflict, war economies, conflict financing, CSR, peacebuilding
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1992
This study was prepared for a joint ILO/UNHCR meeting in Geneva, May 1992, on international aid strategies to reduce emigration pressures. The paper analyses ...
Refugees, International politics, Social conflicts, International conflicts
Does Uranium Mining Increase Civil Conflict Risk? Evidence from a Spatiotemporal Analysis of Africa from 1960 to 2008
Journal Article | Jan 2013
We investigate whether uranium, similar to other resources, is associated with armed conflicts. The analysis uses grid cells in Africa to test this hypothesis. ...
CMI Report | Jan 1998
The rapid growth of international aid allocated to "complex humanitarian emergencies" has led to parallel calls for preventive action. It is also being ...
Emergency relief, Humanitarian aid, Conflicts, Conflict prevention, Non-governmental organisations, Norway
Sudan Working Paper | Feb 2008
Maintaining and promoting conflict-ridden Sudan as a unified entity has emerged as a central plank in the agenda of most, if not all, parties to the ongoing ...
Journal Article | Dec 2013
While the central question of diversity has often been how to live in peace with difference, we approach the question — what happens when diversity ...
Plurality of Peaces, Conflict Transformation, Diversity, Security, Violence, Mysticism, Harmony
Journal Article | Aug 2011
This article explores the validity of critical mass theory in the context of a 25% women’s quota in the national parliament in post-conflict Sudan. ...
post-conflict Sudan, critical mass theory, women's representation, Sudan
U4 Issue | Feb 2010
Current approaches to regulating conflicts of interest, often encouraged by international anti-corruption standards, are commonly judged by how restrictive ...
political corruption, Azerbaijan
Report in External Series | Nov 2010
In this thematic paper I will reconsider the connections between natural resources and conflict. Aimed at producing a state of the art review of the research ...
Natural Resource, Conflict
Journal Article | Jan 2002
The article explores how the exploitation of mineral resources such as diamonds contributed to prolonging the armed conflict that broke out in the Democratic ...
Natural resources, diamonds, duration of war, armed conflict, DR Congo, Great Lakes region
Report in External Series | Sep 2020
This report provides an understanding of how temporary governance during major political transitions is structured and how it works in practice. Interim ...
interim governance, transition, political transition, ceasefire, unity government, security reform, disarmament, post-conflict elections, peacebuilding, conflict resolution, Afghanstan, Burundi, Congo, DRC, Gabon, Libya, Madagascar, Myanmar, Burma, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Bougainville, Philippines, Mindanao, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tajikistan, Yemen
Book Chapter | Jan 1997
Enviromental degradation, migration and the potensial for violent conflict Astri Suhrke Conflict an
Book Chapter | Jan 1995
Liberal democracy and ethnic conflict in South Africa Vincent Maphai Ethinic conflict and democrati
Book Chapter | Jan 1993
The Sri Lanka conflict as mirrored through attributions applied by the elites Bendigt Olsen Conflic
CMI Report | Jan 2003
Violent conflict represents a significant barrier to development. While Community Driven Development (CDD) programmes have been effective in establishing ...
Community driven development, Conflict, Poverty, Reconstruction, Development
Book Chapter | Apr 2015
A structured comparative analysis of one post-authoritarian case (Uruguay), two post-conflict cases (Rwanda and Angola), and one mixed case (Peru) demonstrates ...
transitional justice, democracy, peace, human rights violations, accountability, conflict, post-authoritarian, post-conflict, impact analysis, Peru, Rwanda, Angola
Journal Article | Jan 2005
This paper retests the analysis of "Aid Policy and Growth in Post-Conflict Societies," by Paul Collier and Anke Hoeffler (October 2002 and forthcoming ...
aid policy, post-conflict, peacebuilding
The Effects of Oil Production and Ethnic Representation on Violent Conflict in Nigeria: A Mixed-Methods Approach
Journal Article | Jan 2016
A large qualitative literature on violent conflict in Nigeria has identified the importance of oil production and ethnicity as salient factors in understanding ...