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From promise to practice : strengthening UN capacities for the prevention of violent conflict

Author: Chandra Lekha Sriram; Karin Wermester
Publisher: Boulder : L. Rienner Publishers, 2003.
Series: Project of the International Peace Academy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The detailed case studies and analytical chapters in "From Promise to Practice" offer operational lessons for fashioning strategy and tactics to meet the challenges of specific conflicts, both  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chandra Lekha Sriram; Karin Wermester
ISBN: 1588261352 9781588261359 1588261123 9781588261120
OCLC Number: 50868195
Description: xii, 429 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: From risk to response : phases of conflict, phases of conflict prevention / Chandra Lekha Sriram and Karin Wermester --
Third-party incentives and the phases of conflict prevention / Donald Rothchild --
Quiet diplomacy and recurring "ethnic clashes" in Kenya / Stephen Brown --
Zanzibar : a multilevel analysis of conflict prevention / Paul J. Kaiser --
Fiji : peacemaking in a multiethnic state / Ralph R. Premdas --
Javakheti, Georgia : why conflict prevention? / Anna Matveeva --
East Timor : the path to self-determination / Tamrat Samuel --
Colombia : international involvement in protracted peacemaking / Marc W. Chernick --
Tajikistan : bad peace agreements and prolonged civil conflict / Kathleen Collins --
Liberia : legacies and leaders / George Klay Kieh, Jr. --
Preventing conflict escalation in Burundi / Mohammed Omar Maundi --
Insights from the cases : opportunities and challenges for preventive actors / Chandra Lekha Sriram --
From promise to practice? Conflict prevention at the UN / Karin Wermester.
Series Title: Project of the International Peace Academy.
Responsibility: edited by Chandra Lekha Sriram, Karin Wermester.

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