South Africa: The National Peace Accord and the International Community

South Africa: The National Peace Accord and the International Community

Friday, September 24, 1993

The United States Institute of Peace brought together National Peace Accord officials, United Nations and Organization of African Unity officials, political party representatives, and representatives of conflict resolution non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for a public workshop in late July 1993 to discuss the linkages between the international community and the Peace Accord structures.

Minorities at Risk

Minorities at Risk

Thursday, July 1, 1993

By: Ted Robert Gurr

The turmoil in Yugoslavia, the rebellions of the Kurds and Shi’is in Iraq, the ongoing struggle in South Africa—ethnic conflict continues unabated in many areas of the world. To help us understand the persistence of such conflict, this pioneering work analyzes ethnopolitical conflict in every region of the globe. An ambitious and unprecedented effort, it provides a comprehensive survey of 233 politically active communal groups, plus in-depth assessments of ethnic tensions in the western democ...

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

Breaking the Ice

Breaking the Ice

Thursday, July 1, 1993

By: Tony Armstrong

Rapprochement Between East and West Germany, the United States and China, Israel and Egypt

Bridging the Gap

Bridging the Gap

Tuesday, June 1, 1993

By: Alexander L. George

Theory and Practice in Foreign Policy

Achieving Post-Settlement Peace in Mozambique: The Role of the International Community

Achieving Post-Settlement Peace in Mozambique: The Role of the International Community

Tuesday, May 18, 1993

Summary The civil war in Mozambique has left hundreds of thousands dead and caused five million Mozambicans to flee their homes, about one third of whom found refuge in neighboring countries. This carnage and devastation was inflicted on a nation that was already desperately poor. Most observers doubted that a peace agreement could be reached with the unpredictable rebels. When the fifty page agreement was signed, most Mozambicans and international experts doubted that the ceasefire would ...

Forceful Persuasion

Forceful Persuasion

Monday, February 1, 1993

By: Alexander L. George

George examines seven cases--from Pearl Harbor to the Persian Gulf--in which the United States has used coercive diplomacy in the past half-century

Commission of Inquiry: Rwanda 93

Thursday, January 7, 1993

Commission of Inquiry: International Commission of Investigation on Human Rights Violations in Rwanda Since October 1, 1990 Duration: 1993 Charter: No formal charter Commissioners: 10 Report: Public report  

Special Prosecutor's Office: Ethiopia

Friday, January 1, 1993

Commission of Inquiry: The Special Prosecution Process by the Office of the Special Prosecutor Duration: 1993 – 2007(?) Charter: Proclamation No. 22/1992 Commissioners: more than 400 staff at peak Report: [Public report on first year of activities]