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Regulation of Sexual Conduct in UN Peacekeeping Operations
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Olivera Simic
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-25 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book critically examines the response of the United Nations (UN) to the problem of sexual exploitation in UN Peace Support Operations. It assesses the Secretary-General’s Bulletin on Special Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse (2003) (SGB) and its definition of sexual exploitation, which includes sexual relationships and prostitution.
The United Nations, intra-state peacekeeping and normative change
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Esref Aksu
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-19 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This electronic version has been made available under a Creative Commons (BY-NC-ND) open access license. This study explores the normative dimension of the evolving role of the United Nations in peace and security and, ultimately, in governance. What is dealt with here is both the UN's changing raison d'être and
The Militarisation of Peacekeeping in the Twenty-First Century
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: James Sloan
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Since the end of the last century, UN peacekeeping has undergone a fundamental and largely unexamined change. Peacekeeping operations, long expected to use force only in self-defence and to act impartially, are now increasingly relied upon by the Security Council as a means to maintain and restore security within a
International Dispute Settlement
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: J. G. Merrills
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The fully updated sixth edition of this successful textbook explains the legal and diplomatic techniques and organizations used to solve international disputes, how they work and when they are used. Using numerous examples, it shows the strengths and weaknesses of different methods. It is an essential resource for international dispute
The Evolution of US Peacekeeping Policy Under Clinton
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael G. MacKinnon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

This fascinating study examines the dynamic process through which the Clinton administration developed a policy towards UN peace support operations. The author addresses the fundamental question: what factors influenced the shift in US policy towards the United Nations and its peace support operations and which factors were clearly dominant? Based