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: Security Council condemns attack on UK embassy vehicle
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:09:50 EST
DR Congo: Security Council condemns massacres of civilians, attacks on peacekeepers
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:14:32 EST
‘Profoundly concerned’ over violence in Libya, Security Council warns of possible sanctions
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:05:35 EST
Ban voices ‘deep concern’ over eruption of violence in Libya; urges return to dialogue
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:53:09 EST
Sanctions are ‘effective’ method to build global stability, Security Council told
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:33:46 EST