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      New literature on conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

      Context Analysis

      This report by the Governance and Social Development Resource Centre (2010) provides an overview of some of the recent academic, policy and practitioner literature on conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). It focuses on literature produced since mid-2007,…

      Guides 2010 English

      Haiti – the stakes of the post-quake elections

      Context Analysis

      This report by the International Crisis Group (2010) analyses Haiti’s political elections in a tense political context shortly after the earthquakes. “Haiti votes in a month’s time – on 28 November 2010 – for a new president and nearly an…

      Report 2010 English

      Crime, politics and violence in post-Earthquake Haiti

      Context Analysis, Safety

      In this 2010 peacebrief by Louis-Alexandre Berg and the United States Institute of Peace, the rise of crimes in Haiti after the earthquakes are analysed. “Crime and violence is increasing in Haiti because significant numbers of prisoners (around 5000) escaped…

      Paper, Briefing 2010 English

      Cautious Optimism for Peace in Colombia

      Context Analysis

      This PeaceBrief by Virginia M. Bouvier (2010) considers the swift move by new President Santos, in Colombia, to meet leaders of neighbouring countries, and the surprising move by the leader of FARC in inviting the President to enter dialogue without…

      Paper, Briefing 2010 English

      Implementing the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy in North Africa

      Context Analysis

      This report written by James Cockayne, Jason Ipe, and Alistair MillarCenter through the Center of Global Counterterrorism Cooperation (2010) deals with counter-terrorism strategy in North Africa. “The states of North Africa have each had to confront their own unique, in…

      Report 2010 English

      Joint NGO Safety and Security Training

      NGO Security Management, Training

      Humanitarian agencies are increasingly aware of the centrality of security-related training to strategies for ensuring the safety of aid workers whilst maintaining access to crisis-affected populations. In a survey conducted by the International Medical Corps (IMC) during the first half…

      Academic Resource 2010 English GISF publication

      Contingency Plan Template

      Context Analysis, NGO Security Management, Safety

      This template (2010) covers decision making and management for lockdown, relocation and evacuation, providing definitions and criteria.

      Guidance Material 2010 English