Tags » Peace Support Operations

African Directions: Towards an Equitable Partnership in Peace Operations

The APSTA peacekeeping This Month is pleased to share with you a final report of the new geopolitics of peace operations II initiative titled: “African Directions: Towards an Equitable Partnership in Peace Operations… 204 more words

Peace Support Operations

UN Support to Regional Peace Operations: Lessons from UNSOA

The APSTA Peacekeeping This Month is pleased to share with you a report by Paul Williams published by the International Peace Institute (IPI). The report analyses five sets of challenges that the UN Support Office for the AU Mission in Somalia (UNSOA) faced between 2009-2015, revolving around the expanding scope of UNSOA’s tasks, the clash between the UN and the AU’s organisational cultures, the highly insecure operating environment, the size of the theatre of operations and some of the idiosyncrasies of the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). 133 more words

African Peacekeeping

Friction on the frontline: The role of African soldiers in the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali

The APSTA Peacekeeping This Month is pleased to share with you a new report on a collaborative research between the Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS) and the Royal Danish Defense College (RDDC). 180 more words

African Peacekeeping

Where to from here for the UN in South Sudan?

The APSTA Peacekeeping This Month is pleased to share with you an article authored by Meressa Kahsu, Researcher and Training Coordinator at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), titled… 237 more words

African Peacekeeping

Child protection symposium report available

The report of the Child Protection in Peace Support Operations symposium held on 13 October 2016 is now available here: Symposium report

The symposium was an opportunity to discuss child protection issues, learn from each other, and build and strengthen collaboration among actors. 46 more words

Events

Sustainable peace: Driving the African Peace and Security Architecture through ECOWAS

The APSTA Peacekeeping This Month is pleased to share with you a research paper co-authored by Amanda Lucey and Moyosore Arewa, at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), titled… 215 more words

African Peacekeeping