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Broadening the Concept of Humanitarian Accountability

Anstorp, Henrik Buljo & Cindy Horst (2021) ​How is accountability practiced and conceptualized among different humanitarian actors? The humanitarian system has long been understood as the sole domain...

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Trends in Armed Conflict, 1946–2020

Strand, Håvard & Håvard Hegre (2021) Trends in Armed Conflict, 1946–2020, Conflict Trends, 3. Oslo: PRIO. 2020 provided ample evidence that conflict resolution is a long-term venture, as the year was...

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Refugee Education: A Long-Term Investment

Who is best placed to guarantee edu- Brief Points cation to children whose educational path has been disrupted by armed conflict and flight? Displacement situations are mostly protracted, and yet...

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Piloting Humanitarian Biometrics in Yemen

Aid Transparency versus Violation of Privacy? The World Food Programme’s (WFP) Brief Points use of biometrics in Yemen is a prime example of challenges related to the use of biometric solutions in...

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Children at Risk of Wartime Sexual Violence, 1990–2019

Nagel, Robert; Ragnhild Nordås; Gudrun Østby; Siri Aas Rustad & Andreas Forø Tollefsen (2021) Children at Risk of Wartime Sexual Violence, 1990–2019, Conflict Trends, 1. Oslo: PRIO. In 2019,...

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Trends in Armed Conflict, 1946–2019

Strand, Håvard; Siri Aas Rustad; Håvard Mokleiv Nygård & Håvard Hegre (2020) Trends in Armed Conflict, 1946–2019, Conflict Trends, 8. Oslo: PRIO. Brief Points The number of state-based armed...

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Children Affected by Armed Conflict, 1990–2019

Østby, Gudrun; Siri Aas Rustad & Andreas Forø Tollefsen (2020) Children Affected by Armed Conflict, 1990–2019, Conflict Trends, 6. Oslo: PRIO. Brief Points The number of children living in conflict...

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Afghanistan + 7 more

Conflict Trends in Asia, 1989–2019

Palik, Júlia; Siri Aas Rustad & Fredrik Methi (2020) Conflict Trends in Asia, 1989–2019, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO. Executive Summary Less conflict in Asia, but Afghanistan remains the most violent...

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Conflict Trends in Africa, 1989–2019

Palik, Júlia; Siri Aas Rustad & Fredrik Methi (2020) Conflict Trends in Africa, 1989–2019, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO. Executive Summary 2019 saw a record high in state-based conflicts in Africa: In...

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Syria + 8 more

Conflict Trends in the Middle East, 1989–2019

Palik, Júlia; Siri Aas Rustad; Kristian Berg Harpviken & Fredrik Methi (2020) Conflict Trends in the Middle East, 1989–2019, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO. Executive Summary Conflict trends in the Middle...

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Conflict Trends: A Global Overview, 1946–2019

Palik, Júlia; Siri Aas Rustad & Fredrik Methi (2020) Conflict Trends: A Global Overview, 1946–2019, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO. Executive Summary State-based conflicts are at a historic high: In 2019, 54...

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Development Aid, Drought and Coping Capacity

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals project set as its first ambitious goal to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, including halving the proportion of people worldwide that suffer from...

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Dealing with COVID-19 in the Middle East

Haakon Gjerløw Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) Jørgen Jensehaugen Universidad de los Andes Executive Summary Political systems shape both the capacity and the motivations of political leaders in...

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Palestine and COVID-19: Global Standards, Local Constraints

Tartir, Alaa & Yara Hawari (2020) Palestine and COVID-19: Global Standards, Local Constraints, MidEast Policy Brief, 7. Oslo: PRIO. ​Although the Palestinian authorities followed a set of global...

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