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Peacekeeping operations

Kjell Skjelsbæk

Peacekeeping operations

a project outline

by Kjell Skjelsbæk

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Published by Norwegian Institute of International Affairs in Oslo, Norway .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKjell Skjelsbæk.
SeriesNUPI notat,, nr. 316
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/13055 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. ;
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2602378M
LC Control Number85160308

This book is based on the author's experience of working for more than two decades in over thirty conflict and post-conflict zones. It is written for those involved in UN peacekeeping and the protection of s: 0. Using more than UN documents that analyse the discussions in the UN Security Council, General Assembly and Secretariat, The United Nations and peacekeeping, presents innovative explanations on how after the Cold War UN peacekeeping operations became the dominant response to conflicts around the globe. This study offers a vivid description of these Author: Chen Kertcher.   The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations - Ebook written by Joachim Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy, Paul D. Williams. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations. "Adebajo's book clearly identifies the most crucial domestic, regional, and international factors that make peace operations in Africa a success or a failure. It is an essential tool for academicians and practitioners who want to learn from the past and work for the future."—Aldo Ajello, form UN Special Representative in Mozambique.


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