Towards a Canadian return to peacekeeping:
Exploring Canada’s options for a peace and stabilization mission in Africa
- This initial article provides background information on the nature of Canada’s strategy for peace and stabilization operations, as well as an analysis of SSR in Mali.
- The author focuses on locally-led and innovative efforts for stabilization, security sector reform and peacebuilding in DR Congo, including community security and justice initiatives.
- This article provides an overview of the obstacles to peace in CAR and highlights the need for a comprehensive approach to reform the country’s security sector.
- The author describes the current situation of a ‘broken UN peacekeeping mission’ in South Sudan and the urgent need to renew and redesign the UN mission to achieve peace and stability.