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.
Afghanistan: UN strongly condemns 'tragic, inexcusable' Kunduz hospital airstrike
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 15:27:27 EST
Oman Minister, in Assembly address, says dialogue is key to dispute settlement
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 13:31:16 EST
United Arab Emirates, at UN, calls for international partnerships to achieve Middle East peace
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 21:15:30 EST
At UN, Syrian Minister criticizes world leaders for inaction against terrorism
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:09:31 EST
At UN, European leaders call to ‘halt atrocities’ and find political solution to crisis in Syria
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 18:37:10 EST