• Adaptive Mediation 

      De Coning, Cedric; Gray, Stephen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Traditional state-based and determined-design models are ill-equipped to help mediators manage increasingly dynamic, complex and unpredictable violent conflict systems. In this paper we explore an alternative approach, ...
    • The six principles of Adaptive Peacebuilding 

      De Coning, Cedric (Journal article, 2020)
      The key to successful conflict resolution and peacebuilding lies in finding the appropriate balance between international support and local self-organisation, and this will differ from context to context. Those engaged in ...
    • The Joint Force of the G5 Sahel: An Appropriate Response to Combat Terrorism? 

      Rupesinghe, Natasja (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    • The potential and limits of peace agreements: Colombia and Mali 

      Drange, Bård (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
      Political solutions to armed conflicts are often professed by a plethora of local, regional and international actors. For various reasons, however, peace agreements often remain words on paper, not actions in the field. ...