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YEAR IN REVIEW 2005 UN PEACE OPER

Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations, 2005

A Good Year for Peacekeeping

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Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations
31 Dec 2006
The Year in Review features the activities of the UN Peacekeeping Missions in 2005, highlighting the successes and challenges that emerge throughout the year towards maintaining peace and security, protecting civilians, and providing support to fragile societies and governments in a post-conflict...
YEAR IN REVIEW 2004 UN PEACE OPER

Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations, 2004

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Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations
31 Dec 2004
The Year in Review features the activities of the UN Peacekeeping Missions in 2004, highlighting the successes and challenges that emerge throughout the year towards maintaining peace and security, protecting civilians, and providing support to fragile societies and governments in a post-conflict...
BUILDING JUST SOCIETIES: RECONCILI

Building Just Societies

Reconciliation in Transitional Settings

22 Apr 2016
The reconciliation workshop held in Accra, Ghana in June 2012 gathered practitioners and experts from past and current reconciliation processes to share experiences in a practitioner dialogue and to inform future strategies and actions on reconciliation. It was a collaboration between the UN Peac...
CIVIL SOCIETY & DISARMAMENT 2014

Civil Society and Disarmament 2014

The Importance of Civil Society in United Nations and Intergovernmental Processes: Views From Four Delegates To The United Nations

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Civil Society and Disarmament
31 Mar 2015
In recent years, non-governmental organizations and other members of civil society have had an ever greater impact on the international agenda. While States establish formal political positions and have the legal and legitimate authority to negotiate, sign and ratify treaties, the ability of orga...
EVALUAT IMPACT UNDP SUPPORT MINE

Evaluation of the UNDP Contribution to Mine Action

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Thematic Evaluation Reports
8 Mar 2016
The evaluation of the UNDP contribution to mine action is an independent thematic evaluation that emphasizes an impact approach conducted by the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in 2014. The evaluation, focuses on the social and economic impa...
ICTR SPECIAL BIBLIOGRAPHY 2014

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) Special Bibliography 2014

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International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) Special Bibliography / Bibliographie spéciale sur le Tribunal pénal international pour le Rwanda (TPIR)
5 Dec 2014
This third bibliography is compiled by the library in order to facilitate researcher’s access to the increasing volume of published documents on the work of the tribunal. The product is the unique tool that assists people to know the areas which have been covered by the researchers. The bibliogra...
GAOR 68TH SUPP19 SPEC COMM PEACE

Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations

2014 Substantive Session (New York, 24 February-21 March 2014)

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Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations
18 Aug 2014
By its resolution 64/266, the General Assembly welcomed the report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations (A/64/19); decided that the Special Committee, in accordance with its mandate, should continue its efforts for a comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operat...
GAOR 67TH SUPP19 SPEC COMM PEACE

Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations

Substantive Session (New York, 19 February-15 March, 27 March and 6 September 2013)

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Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations
29 Apr 2014
By its resolution 64/266, the General Assembly welcomed the report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations (A/64/19); decided that the Special Committee, in accordance with its mandate, should continue its efforts for a comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operat...
ODA OCCASIONAL PAPERS #24 2013

UNODA Occasional Papers No.24

Contrasting Perspectives on Tactical Nuclear Weapons in Europe - Understanding the Current Debates, December 2013

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United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Occasional Papers
24 Jan 2014
The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Occasional Papers is a series of ad hoc publications presenting, in edited form, papers or statements made at meetings, symposiums, seminars, workshops or lectures that deal with topical issues in the field of arms limitation, disarmament ...
CHRONIQUE ONU V50 #2 2013

Chronique ONU Vol.L No.2 2013

Sécurité

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Chronique ONU
31 Dec 2013
Une lecture incontournable pour tous les citoyens du monde, la Chronique ONU est une publication trimestrielle, un rapport facile à lire sur les travaux des Nations Unies et de ses agences. Produit par le Département de l'information, chaque numéro couvre un large éventail d’activités des Nations...
UN CHRONICLE V50 #2 2013

UN Chronicle Vol.L No.2 2013

Security

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UN Chronicle
29 Oct 2013
A must-read for every concerned world citizen, the United Nations Chronicle is a quarterly, easy-to-read report on the work of the United Nations and its agencies. Produced by the United Nations Department of Public Information, every issue covers a wide range of United Nations related activities...
YEAR IN REVIEW 2012 UN PEACE OPER

Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations, 2012

Series:
Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations
29 Oct 2013
The Year in Review features the activities of the UN Peacekeeping Missions in 2012, highlighting the successes and challenges that emerge throughout the year towards maintaining peace and security, protecting civilians, and providing support to fragile societies and governments in a post-conflict...
GAOR 66TH SUPP19 SPEC COMM PEACE

Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations

2012 Substantive Session (New York 21 February-16 March and 11 September 2012)

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Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations
11 Oct 2012
By its resolution 64/266, the General Assembly welcomed the report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations (A/64/19); decided that the Special Committee, in accordance with its mandate, should continue its efforts for a comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operat...
NORMS OF PROTECTION

Norms of Protection

Responsibility to Protect, Protection of Civilians and Their Interaction

20 Nov 2012
A series of humanitarian tragedies in the 1990s (Somalia, Rwanda, Srebrenica, Kosovo) demonstrated the failure of the international community to protect civilians in the context of complex emergencies. These brought to life two norms of protection – Responsibility to Protect (R2P) and Protection ...
UN CIVIL AFFAIRS HNDBK

United Nations Civil Affairs Handbook

9 May 2012
Civil Affairs are core civilian components of United Nations peacekeeping operations, working at the local level in countries torn by conflict to support the development of social and civic conditions for durable peace. This Handbook is intended as practical guidance for Civil Affairs Officers on...
YEAR IN REVIEW 2011 UN PEACE OPER

Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations, 2011

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Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations
9 May 2012
The Year in Review features the activities of the UN Peacekeeping Missions in 2011, highlighting the successes and challenges that emerge throughout the year towards maintaining peace and security, protecting civilians, and providing support to fragile societies and governments in a post-conflict...
GAOR 65TH SUPP19 SPEC COMM PEACE

Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations

2011 Substantive Session (New York 22 February-18 March and 9 May 2011)

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Report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations
1 Nov 2011
By its resolution 64/266, the General Assembly welcomed the report of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations (A/64/19); decided that the Special Committee, in accordance with its mandate, should continue its efforts for a comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operat...
SECURING PEACE STATE BUILDING

Securing Peace

State-building and Economic Development in Post-conflict Countries

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United Nations Series on Development
18 Jul 2011
This book studies the processes which lead to the explosion of civil strife and tries to spell out the policy options available to address the challenges faced by post-conflict economies. It calls for a more integrated policy approach which can gradually repair trust in public institutions as it ...
KEEP WATCH MONIT TECH UN PEACE

Keeping Watch

Monitoring Technology and Innovation in UN Peace Operations

20 Jul 2011
Knowledge is power. In the hands of United Nations peacekeepers, it can be a power for peace. Lacking knowledge, peacekeepers often find themselves powerless in the field, unable to protect themselves and others. This book explains how technologies can increase the range, effectiveness and accura...
FIXING HAITI MINUSTAH & BEYOND

Fixing Haiti

MINUSTAH and Beyond

26 Jul 2011
References to the land of the black Jacobins are almost always followed by the phrase the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere”. To that distinction, on 12 January 2010, Haiti added another, when it was hit by a devastating natural disaster, a 7.0 Richter scale earthquake. Since 2004, the Un...
BLOOD & BORDERS KIN-STATE

Blood and Borders

The Responsibility to Protect and the Problem of the Kin-State

26 Jul 2011
Inter-ethnic conflict and genocide have demonstrated the dangers of failing to protect people targeted by fellow citizens. When minority groups in one country are targeted for killings or ethnic cleansing based on their group identity, whose responsibility is it to protect them? In particular, ar...
DEFYING VICTIMHOOD WOMEN CONFLICT

Defying Victimhood

Women and Post-conflict Peacebuilding

4 Sep 2012
Women are among the most competent, yet marginalized, unnoticed and underutilized actors in efforts to rebuild war-torn societies. Opportunities for sustainable peacebuilding are lost - and sustainable peace is at risk - when significant stakeholders in a society’s future peace and conflict archi...
YEAR IN REVIEW 2010 UN PEACE OPER

Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations, 2010

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Year in Review: United Nations Peace Operations
18 Apr 2011
The Year in Review features the activities of the UN Peacekeeping Missions in 2010, highlighting the successes and challenges that emerge throughout the year towards maintaining peace and security, protecting civilians, and providing support to fragile societies and governments in a post-conflict...
MANUAL RESPUESTAS POLIC VIO MUJER

Manual Sobre Respuestas Policiales Eficaces Ante La Violencia Contra La Mujer

Serie De Manuales De Respuesta De La Justicia Penal

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Criminal Justice Handbook Series
13 Feb 2012
La violencia contra la mujer es una violación de la dignidad, la seguridad y los derechos humanos. El problema es inmenso, en particular la violencia doméstica, aunque también la violencia contra la mujer en situaciones de conflicto y contra las víctimas de la trata de seres humanos. Con todo, a ...
REVIEW SEXUAL VIOLENCE ELEMENT

Review of the Sexual Violence Elements of the Judgements of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, and the Special Court for Sierra Leone in the Light of Security Council Resolution 1820

14 Oct 2010
The aim of this review is to identify the sexual violence elements of the jurisprudence of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL). It offers a comprehensive overview ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2010 (R)

State of World Population 2010 (Russian language)

From Conflict and Crisis to Renewal - Generations of Change


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State of World Population (Russian language)
31 Dec 2010
In 2000, the United Nations Security Council passed Resolution 1325, recognizing the vulnerability of women and girls to violence during and after armed conflict, and the absence (or low level) of women’s representation in efforts to prevent war, build peace and restore devastated societies. This...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2010 (A)

State of World Population 2010 (Arabic language)

From Conflict and Crisis to Renewal - Generations of Change


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State of World Population (Arabic language)
31 Dec 2010
In 2000, the United Nations Security Council passed Resolution 1325, recognizing the vulnerability of women and girls to violence during and after armed conflict, and the absence (or low level) of women’s representation in efforts to prevent war, build peace and restore devastated societies. This...