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.
UN envoy discusses Fatah-Hamas reconciliation deal with Palestinian President
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:03:10 EST
Darfur: UN official urges support for peace process amid unfolding 'new dynamics'
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:14:39 EST
Violence in eastern Ukraine prompts UN call for immediate de-escalation
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:04:19 EST
UN Mission in South Sudan condemns attack on barge convoy carrying aid supplies
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:16:13 EST
Syria: OPCW-UN confirms progress in removing, destroying chemical weapons
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:02:01 EST