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Working with #Complexity & #AdaptivePeace on #PeaceOperations #Peacekeeping #Peacebuilding #ClimatePeace #PeaceStudies #AU #UN @ACCORD_online @NUPInytt
18 Apr 20
Introducing the new @ACCORD_online #COVID19 African Conflict & Resilience Monitor #C19ConflictMonitor accord.org.za/covid-19/
1/10 The #COVID19 pandemic and measures to contain it will exacerbate existing tensions and conflicts and disrupt peacebuilding efforts. In some cases, this may lead to social unrest and violent conflict @ACCORD_online #C19ConflictMonitor accord.org.za/conflict-resilโ€ฆ
2/10 #C19ConflictMonitor: If #COVID19 related #stigmatisation & #discrimination spirals out of control it can lead to violence against individuals and certain identity groups, social unrest and looting @ACCORD_online bit.ly/2VB024o
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15 Feb 20
Over the last two week I have been in various meetings and conversations about about the effectiveness of @UNPeacekeeping, including most recently about #MINUSMA, and here are some ideas that I think are relevant for all UN #peaceoperations and #stabilization missions ๐Ÿงต๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
Note in this thread @UNPeacekeeping is a proxy for the full spectrum of UN peace operations, covering #SPMs & #peacekeeping operations #A4P #EPON ๐Ÿงต๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿผ
1/17 In her book Power in Peacekeeping bit.ly/39zgMOG @HowardLise argues 14 peer-reviewed, quant studies find that, all else equal, peacekeeping save lives. She says it is one of the strongest findings in all of IR. Only the democratic peace enjoys such robust results
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