Israel – Hamas 2023 Symposium – After the Conflict: A UN Transitional Administration in Gaza?

Israel – Hamas 2023 Symposium – After the Conflict: A UN Transitional Administration in Gaza?

| Nov 17, 2023

Israel – Hamas 2023 Symposium – After the Conflict: A UN Transitional Administration in Gaza? Recent reporting around potential international involvement in the management of post-conflict Gaza has focussed on the idea of a multinational—perhaps a UN—peacekeeping...
Use of Force and UN Mandates to Protect Civilians

Use of Force and UN Mandates to Protect Civilians

| Feb 16, 2023

Use of Force and UN Mandates to Protect Civilians The UN’s protection of civilians (PoC) concept remains contested twenty-three years after the first PoC mandate given to the United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL) in 1999. The PoC component of a UN...
The Abuse of “Peacekeeping”

The Abuse of “Peacekeeping”

| Mar 3, 2022

The Abuse of “Peacekeeping” ​On 21 February, President Vladimir Putin explained that Russian forces would enter Ukraine to “perform peacekeeping functions.” Earlier this year the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) also deployed “peacekeeping forces” to...