Conflict Trends 2006/1


Post Conflict Reconstruction

"This issue of Conflict Trends surveys the current PCR developments in Africa, highlights the challenges that are encountered during PCR and presents case studies of best practices and lessons learned."

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by Vasu Gounden


Nation-building, State-building and Power Configuration in Zimbabwe
by Eldred V. Masunungure

Democracy and Conflict Resolution in Africa: Challenges for Post-Conflict Reconstruction
by Khabele Matlosa

The AU/NEPAD Post-Conflict Reconstruction Policy: An Analysis
by Tim Murithi

Women and Post-Conflict Reconstruction in Africa
by Harriette E. Williams

Reintegration of Ex-combatants: The Liberia Case
by Joseph N. Sany

Veterans of Peace in Post-conflict South Africa
by Susan E. Cook

African Nation-building and Reconciliation: Lessons from Rwanda
by Paul Nantulya

Violence Against Women: Implications for Post-Conflict Reconstruction
by Ingrid Palmary

Situation Reports

  • Sudan
  • Somalia
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Ethiopia and Eritrea

by Karanja Mbugua and Richard Kamidza

Book Review

“Building Peace: Sustainable Reconciliation In Divided Societies” – John Paul Lederach
by Venashri Pillay