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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.DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2016As the global development landscape continues to evolve, new and emerging actors – countries transitioning from being aid recipients to aid providers – are becoming increasingly visible on the global scene.DocumentHouseholds in Conflict Network, 2014Households in developing countries have to cope with a myriad of uncertain events, some of which may happen simultaneously.DocumentAfrican Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2016On 21–22 October 2015, the African Union (AU), in collaboration with the Government of Namibia, hosted the Sixth AU High-level Retreat of Special Convened under the theme of “Terrorism, mediation and non-state armed groups”, the objectives of the retreat were to provide a platform for delegates to deliberate on the successes and challenges in relation to tackling the underlying causes of terrorDocumentAfrican Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2016Since 2009, the Government of Liberia (GoL), working with its national and international partners, has continued to provide leadership in responding to a myriad of critical confl ict factors.Document
On becoming a responsible great power: contextualising China’s foray into human rights and peace & security in AfricaSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2016The deepening of China’s engagement with Africa has also prompted the broadening of its interests on the continent. This has resulted in China’s expansion into increasingly riskier territories, which means there is a greater urgency to protect its interests from the political vagaries endemic to conflict-affected African states.