This report is a collection of reflections from a field visit to three districts in the middle hills and Terai belt of eastern Nepal which set out to explore the various dimensions of the resilience of climate-affected communities.
This briefing is based on discussions and interviews in Kalaiya, the headquarters of Bara District, and in Dumarawana and Nijgadh Village Development Committees in October 2009 and follow-up visits for updating and verification in February 2010 and June 2010.
This briefing helps to address the current gaps in knowledge and understanding of security and justice between those actors at the district level and those in Kathmandu. It is based on discussions and interviews in Dang District during November 2009. The contents were subsequently verified with interviewees and updated during a follow-up trip in January 2010.
This briefing helps to address the current gaps in knowledge and understanding of security and justice between those actors at the district level and those in Kathmandu. It is based on research conducted in Rukum District in April 2010. Methodologies used include semi-structured interviews and focus group discussions.
This short briefing is based on research conducted in Lofa County during February 2010. Additional research and verification was conducted during a follow-up trip in March/April 2010.
This report aims to outline priorities for international community support for the effective and accountable provision of security and justice in Nepal.
International Alert has worked in West Africa for many years, and has a long association with Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the original member countries of the Mano River Union (MRU)1. Since 2007 much of its focus in the region has been on gender issues in peacebuilding. International Alert’s work uses UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security as a way of addressing women’s priorities in peacebuilding.
Ce rapport cherche à déterminer si les violences sexuelles peuvent toujours être considérées comme une arme de guerre dans l’est de la République démocratique du Congo et se penche sur les raisons pouvant expliquer de tels niveaux de violence.
This research report analyses the trading networks within the mining sector and their links to military, economic and political actors in eastern DRC, focusing on the provinces of North and South Kivu, and Ituri district in Orientale province.
This briefing is based on focus group discussions and interviews in Mahottari district during May 2010. Interviews and community consultations were held in the district headquarters of Jaleshwor, and in Bardibas and Gauribas Village Development Committees.
This briefing is based on discussions and interviews in Dhunchhe, the headquarters of Rasuwa district, and in Chilime Village Development Committee during May 2010.
This short briefing paper forms part of International Alert Nepal’s working paper series ‘Equitable economic recovery for peace’ (see below).
This guide provides contextual background information about northern Uganda and outlines steps investors can take to signal their positive intentions, develop necessary levels of trust and contribute to peace through business in the region.
Much of the violent conflict in Burundi, Rwanda and the Kivu provinces of Congo over the past fifty years has been because of discrimination—and political, social and economic exclusion. In the worst cases the extreme intolerance of people of a different ethnic identity has taken the form of massacres and genocide.
Понимая, что открытые, не обремененные политической и общественной принадлежностью членов эксклюзивных групп дискуссии по многим причинам не распространяются за пределы узкой групповой аудитории, Алерт предпринял попытку данных публикаций по злободневным темам, предполагающую дальнейший академический и общественный диалог.
O presente estudo de caso, encomendado pela International Alert, examina a governação dos recursos naturais em São Tomé e Príncipe, concentrando-se nos mecanismos ou estruturas de gestão, fiscalização e publicidade da informação (transparência) criados para monitorizar as receitas do petróleo desde 2007.