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- DocumentNorwegian Refugee Council, 2015Growing numbers of internally displaced people (IDPs) live in informal settlements in major Afghan urban centres.DocumentNorwegian Refugee Council, 2012In the fall of 2010, Ivoirians went to the polls to elect a new president, to end years of political stalemate, and to unify a geographically divided country. Disputes over the election results instead led to a violent post-election crisis. The New Forces (FN) armed group, later renamed Republican Forces of Côte d’Ivoire (FRCI), marched from the northern zone of the country that theDocumentNorwegian Institute for International Affairs, 2016Gravely affected by the Syrian crisis, Lebanon has remained relatively stable against all odds â despite the influx of some 1.5 million Syrian refugees and an internal political crisis involving supporters of oppos- ing Syrian factions. Lebanonâs resilience can be explained by the high opportunity cost of state breakdown for domestic, regional and interna- tional political actors.DocumentNorwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2015The adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 in 2000 was a groundbreaking event. The resolution recognised the disproportionate impact of conflict on women, the need to protect women from violence during conflicts, and the vital importance of women’s participation and the protection of women’s rights for international peace and security.DocumentFride, 2015Many climate experts agree that the Sahel is a key hotspot for global climate change. Throughout the region, higher temperatures, increasingly variable rainfall, and more frequent droughts and storms will interact with high levels of vulnerability and low adaptive capacities to significantly challenge continued development progress.Organisation
Fondation pour les études et recherches sur le développement international / Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)The Foundation for International Development Study and Research (Ferdi), was created in 2003 on the initiative of the Cerdi (University of Auvergne and CNRS).DocumentNorwegian Refugee Council, 2016This report identifies conflicts as a cause of homelessness. Displaced persons, by definition, have to abandon their homes.Document
Women refugees in Lebanon and the consequences of limited legal status on their housing, land and property rightsNorwegian Refugee Council, 2016Understanding the situation for women refugees in particular, including the protection risks they face, is essential in order to develop and provide appropriate interventions taking their perspective and specific challenges into account.The aimDocument
The rise of environmental crime: a growing threat to natural resources, peace, development and securityUnited Nations Environment and Development Forum, 2016The environment provides the very foundation of sustainable development, our health, food security and our economies. Ecosystems provide clean water supply, clean air and secure food and ultimately both physical and mental wellbeing.DocumentInstitute of Peace and Conflict Studies, India, 2016Since its inception in 2005, the annual index produced by the Washington DC-based Fund for Peace has ranked 178 countries based on measures of their stability and the pressures they face.