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- DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Dag Hammarskjold Library, 1999Maps of areas subject to current peace-keeping activities of the United Nations. Includes some historical and contextual maps. Also links to background information on the missions from UN Peace Keeping Office (UNPKO).Document
Comprehensive Report on Lessons Learned from United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR): 1993-1996United Nations [UN] Peacekeeping Operations, 1997Report on lessons learnt from recent UN intrevention in the Great Lakes regionDocumentUnited Nations [UN] Peacekeeping Operations, 1998Synthesis of evaluations of recent UN intervenstionsDocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1998Review of literature dealing with political, economic and social reconstruction from a gender perspective. One of its objectives is to go beyond conventional images of women as victims of war, and to document the many different ways in which women make a contribution to the rebuilding of countries emerging from armed conflicts.Document
Carrying capacity, rangeland degradation and livestock development for the communal rangelands of BotswanaPastoral Development Network, ODI, 1993A useful debate is developing over carrying capacity and the degradation of communal rangelands in sub-Saharan Africa. With a few lonely exceptions, scientists and policy-makers have in the past claimed that degradation is universal and livestock productivity lowered because of overstocking on communal range. This position has been mainly dogmatic.DocumentDanish Institute for International Studies, 1998Bibliography presents summaries of and comments on eight different texts, each providing important contributions to the subject of Muslims, education and social change in West Africa.DocumentCentre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation, University of Warwick, 1998Collapsing credit markets have been blamed for the depth and persistence of the Great Depression in the USA. Could similar mechanisms have played a role in ending the East Asian economic miracle - and in creating fragility in global financial markets?DocumentHarvard Institute for International Development, Cambridge Mass., 1998Paper suggest some guidelines for the economic reconstruction of DRCongo. Summarizes the main socio-political events since independence. Serious political turmoil began in 1990, and ultimately led to "the implosion of a ramshackle government", but raises serious questions about the political strength of the new regime.DocumentOxfam, 1998Second investigation undertaken by Oxfam to identify and examine the UK's involvement in the international trade in small arms and light weapons.DocumentInternet Journal of African Studies, 1996The primary objective of this paper is to give an account of one aspect of a specific political process, the Mozambican presidential and legislative election of 1994. In this instance, it approaches the event through the use of gender analysis so as to expand and deepen the existing discourse on democratisation.