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.
‘Status quo not viable option’ in Jerusalem, UN political chief tells Security Council
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:33:25 EST
Ban ‘deeply troubled’ by findings of review of allegations of misreporting by joint Darfur Mission
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:03:22 EST
Ukraine: Ban deplores planned holding of November ‘elections’ by rebel groups
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:23:50 EST
In Somalia, Ban lauds country’s progress towards stability, urges ‘continuity’
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:13:29 EST
Ban hails Tunisian vote as critical step as country continues transition to democracy
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:20:11 EST