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.
Senior UN officials condemn West Bank arson attack that killed Palestinian child
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EST
Small islands need partnerships to battle climate change, address ‘unique vulnerabilities,’ says Ban
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EST
Bahrain: UN chief condemns bomb attack in southern village
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:38:53 EST
Ban condemns Israel’s approval of new settlement construction in West Bank
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:31:00 EST