Welcome to Understanding Peacekeeping online
The fully revised and updated second edition offers a comprehensive introduction to the world of international peace operations. It provides students with the basic conceptual tools to understand how peace operations work, how peacekeeping has developed historically, the different types of peace operations, and detailed analysis of the major challenges facing more than 150,000 peacekeepers currently deployed in over twenty of the world’s conflict zones.
To help students keep track of new developments related to international peacekeeping, this website contains a variety of additional material that supplements that found in the book. This material includes extra case studies of particular missions, comprehensive lists of UN and non-UN peace operations, as well as up-to-date news and analysis.
Security Council condemns abduction of Jordanian envoy in Libya, urges immediate release
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:42:13 EST
UN launches practical guide to mobilizing action for disarmament
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:51:33 EST
UN Secretary-General shocked and saddened' by deadly Nigeria bus bombing
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:37:50 EST
Ban encourages Israeli, Palestinian sides to remain engaged in peace talks
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:37:02 EST
Syria: UN-OPCW mission expects intensified efforts' as chemical weapons deadline slips
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:36:31 EST