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CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
The international community is devoting increasing attention to social security issues in developing countries as part of its preoccupation with poverty ...
Social security, Africa South of Sahara
CMI Report | Jun 2014
Following rising food prices violent ‘food riots’ took place in about 40 countries around the globe in 2007-2008. These developments have ...
Food security, food riots, food conflict, Arab Spring, Sudan, Egypt
Book Chapter | Nov 2010
Seduced by security: the politics of (In)security on Lombok, Indonesia Kari Telle Security and dev
CMI Report | Jan 2003
Security sector reform addresses two main challenges: (1) assisting institutions capable of providing security for the state and its citizens and (2) ...
Norway, Development aid, Security, Peace building
Journal Article | Dec 2014
The concept of human security has evolved in two directions: (1) a comprehensivevision of security and development, and (2) a concretization of the concept ...
human security, international humanitarian law, foreign policy, Canada, Norway, U.S. drones
Book | May 2013
In The Security Archipelago, Paul Amar provides an alternative historical and theoretical framing of the refashioning of free-market states and the ...
Journal Article | Jan 2008
Increasing attention is being devoted to social security in developing countries as part of their poverty reduction strategies. This article discusses ...
Reconfiguring Power and Insecurity in the Afghan context: The Consequences of Outsourcing Security in High Risk Societies
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
The Routledge Research Companion to Outsourcing Security offers an overview of the different ways in which states have come to rely on private contractors ...
Security outsourcing, Afghanistan
Promoting defence management and security sector reform in Southern Africa. An assessment of SADSEM's achievements, impacts and future challenges
CMI Report | Jun 2009
SADSEM – the Southern African Defence and Security Management Network – was launched in 2000 as an attempt to enhance democratic governance ...
Southern Africa, South Africa, Security Sector reform, Defence management, SADC
Edited Book | Nov 2010
Since 9/11 ideas of security have focused in part on the development of ungovernable spaces. Important debates are now being had over the nature, impacts, ...
Implementers or Governors? The Expanding Role for Private Military and Security Companies within the Peace Operations Network
Journal Article | Jan 2014
This article explores the role of private security and military companies within the wider confinements of peace operations governance. To do so, the ...
Book Chapter | Nov 2010
Securing resources through exceptional means in the Americas John-Andrew McNeish Security and devel
Strengthening seed supply systems at the local level: a FAO seed security project (GCP/ETH/062/NOR).
Commissioned Report | Jan 2004
The FAO seed security project aims to ensure seed security, partly by promoting onfarm production and storage of seeds from traditional varieties of food ...
Seed security, Africa: Ethiopia
Report in External Series | Mar 2014
Much has been written about the role of the rising or emerging powers and their accelerating economic engagement in Africa. Much less is known about how ...
Rising Powers, African peace and security, China, India, Brazil, South Africa, Africa, China, India, South Africa, Brazil
Journal Article | Jan 1999
Human security and the interests of state Astri Suhrke Security Dialogue astri suhrke astri suhrk
In the business of peace: the political influence of private military and security companies on UN peacekeeping
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Private military and security companies increasingly perform services for the UN. The article describes how these companies are used by the UN organization ...
Book Chapter | Nov 2010
Introduction: a security-development nexus? John-Andrew McNeish and Jon Harald Sande Lie Security
Journal Article | Aug 2009
Security concerns are creeping into new aspects of everyday life in Indonesia, resulting in new organizational forms and ways of perceiving self and society. ...
Dharma wisesa, ontological uncartainty, power, security, spirit, army, Indonesia
Security for many or surplus for the few? Customary tenure and social differentiation in Southern Malawi
Journal Article | Mar 2009
It has been argued that the ambiguities in Malawian customary tenure may aggravate processes of social differentiation and class formation. The article ...
Book Chapter | Oct 2010
(In-)Security in a space of exception: The destruction of the Nahr el-Bared refugee camp in Lebanon
Lebanon, refugee camp, Nahr al-Bared, displacement