Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration in Southern by Gwinyayi Albert Dzinesa

By Gwinyayi Albert Dzinesa

This ebook is a serious comparative mirrored image of the post-colonial clash Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) of ex-combatants in Zimbabwe, Namibia and South Africa. It deals an updated comparative research of ways specific analytical components that go beyond country barriers formed DDR in the 3 southern African international locations. the writer explores structural and organizational frameworks, objective teams, nation management in DDR, linkages among DDR and SSR in state and kingdom construction, and kinds of post-conflict violence. The quantity attracts on fieldwork together with interviews with coverage makers and govt officers in addition to ex-combatants and specialists to supply beneficial insights into how post-colonial clash DDR provides wisdom the most important to figuring out and addressing the issues of post-conflict peace construction in Africa. The publication is geared toward academicsresearchers and scholars engaged on Southern Africa; African and Western policymakers thinking about challenging post-conflict occasions at the continent, the place improvising DDR strategies may be very important to good fortune; besides as the basic reader drawn to political, safeguard and different advancements within the sector. it will likely be of use in postgraduate classes within the inter-related fields of diplomacy, comparative executive, clash solution and peacebuilding. 

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