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- DocumentNigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme, 2016There was significant improvement in the security situation in the North East of Nigeria as the military and members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) continued to put pressure on Jamaatu Ahlis-Sunna Liddaawati Wal Jihad (JAS). There were reports of killings, arrests and surrender of JAS members and freeing of captured communities and abducted persons.DocumentNigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme, 2016There was improvement in the security situation in the North East Nigeria in March because sustained attacks by the Nigerian military and the cut-of f of food sources and fuel supply have af fected the capacity of Jamaatu Ahlis-Sunna Liddaawati Wal Jihad (JAS) to continue to launch major attacks.DocumentGovernance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2015The Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), situated within the Philippines and initially founded in 1989, consists of five provinces – Maguindanao, Lanao del Sur, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi. Conflict between Moro groups seeking an independent state in Mindanao, and the Government of the Philippines (GPH) has been ongoing for four decades.DocumentGovernance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2016This report is based on 24 days of desk-based research and provides a short synthesis of the literature on fragility and migration in relation to Ethiopia.DocumentGovernance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2016What are the approaches being taken by donors, CSOs and others to build social cohesion in post-conflict societies? How effective are these approaches?DocumentGovernance and Social Development Resource Centre, 2016This literarure report provides a literature review from Desk based research. Sudan is a source, transit, and destination country for migrants. Sudanese migrants are a mixed group of refugees and asylum seekers, economic migrants and, to a lesser extent, foreign students .DocumentCentre for Human Rights and Policy Studies, 2016For a long time, the Kenyan government, and security agencies in particular, relied on security-focused measures to address violent extremism. Some of these measures have resulted in serious violations of the individual rights and liberties of people, and the profiling of Somalis and Muslims on ethnic and religious lines.DocumentAfrican Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2015Since its creation in 2005, the United Nations (UN) Peacebuilding Architecture (PBA) has scored some successes in terms of increasing opportunities for financing of peacebuilding efforts and working with governments in this area.DocumentAfrican Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2015Liberia is at a critical juncture in terms of its ability to maintain its hard-won peace and ensure that its reconciliation and sustainable development efforts are not derailed.Document
Reclaiming protection of civilians under international humanitarian law: reflections from the Oslo global conferenceAfrican Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2015Over the past sixty years, international humanitarian law (IHL) has established a comprehensive legal framework for the protection of civilians (PoC) in armed conflicts. There is broad consensus that these guidelines afford non-combatants significant protections from the effects of military operations − provided they are carefully implemented by all sides to a conflict.