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Norm spoiling: undermining the international women's rights agenda

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Introduction: Peacebuilding in an era of pragmatism

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The HIPPO in the room: the pragmatic push-back from the UN peace bureaucracy against the militarization of UN peacekeeping

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Conflict prevention as pragmatic response to a twofold crisis: liberal interventionism and Burundi

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Concrete approaches to peace: infrastructure as peacebuilding

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Pragmatic peace in emerging governscapes

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Preventing violent extremism through the United Nations: the rise and fall of a good idea

Ghassan Salame. Photo: Getty Images.
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Can the UN’s New Special Representative Make Progress in Libya?

7 April: US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley at a Security Council meeting on Syria. Photo: Getty Images.
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US Missile Strikes Expose the Untenable Status Quo in International Law

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Legal Accountability for Sexual Offences by UN Non-Military Peacekeeping and Other Personnel

A Syrian refugee youth walks in an alley at an unofficial refugee camp in the village of Deir Zannoun in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, 31 January 2017. Photo: Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images.
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UN Humanitarian Coordination in Lebanon: The Consequences of Excluding Syrian Actors

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Windows of opportunity for UN reform: historical insights for the next Secretary-General

Displaced Iraqi families receive food from the World Food Programme. Photo by Getty Images.
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Trump Era Casts New Shadow Over Refugees

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A Vision for the Future of the United Nations

A UN peacekeeper from Rwanda walks through the remnants of a looted and burnt clinic in the UN Protection of Civilians site in Malakal on 26 February 2016. Photo by Getty Images.
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When Will the UN Be Held to Account for Failing to Protect Civilians?

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The futures past of the Women, Peace and Security agenda

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Reintroducing women, peace and security

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Gender as national interest at the UN Security Council

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Queering women, peace and security

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Decolonizing branded peacebuilding: abjected women talk back to the Finnish Women, Peace and Security agenda

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International Affairs

Norm spoiling: undermining the international women's rights agenda

International Affairs

Introduction: Peacebuilding in an era of pragmatism

International Affairs

The HIPPO in the room: the pragmatic push-back from the UN peace bureaucracy against the militarization of UN peacekeeping

International Affairs

Conflict prevention as pragmatic response to a twofold crisis: liberal interventionism and Burundi

International Affairs

Concrete approaches to peace: infrastructure as peacebuilding

International Affairs

Pragmatic peace in emerging governscapes

International Affairs

Preventing violent extremism through the United Nations: the rise and fall of a good idea

A Syrian refugee youth walks in an alley at an unofficial refugee camp in the village of Deir Zannoun in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, 31 January 2017. Photo: Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images.
Research paper

UN Humanitarian Coordination in Lebanon: The Consequences of Excluding Syrian Actors

International Affairs

Windows of opportunity for UN reform: historical insights for the next Secretary-General

International Affairs

The futures past of the Women, Peace and Security agenda

International Affairs

Reintroducing women, peace and security

International Affairs

Gender as national interest at the UN Security Council

International Affairs

Queering women, peace and security

International Affairs

Decolonizing branded peacebuilding: abjected women talk back to the Finnish Women, Peace and Security agenda

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The ‘woman-in-conflict’ at the UN Security Council: a subject of practice

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Review article: The Responsibility to Protect at 15

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The UN, regional sanctions and Africa

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Targeting sanctions and ending armed conflicts: first steps towards a new research agenda

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Towards a world police? The implications of individual UN targeted sanctions

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Introduction: the United Nations and targeted sanctions

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