Dispute Resolution/Mediation

 

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Third Party Conflict Management of Transboundary River Disputes

Third Party Conflict Management of Transboundary River Disputes

Source: International Journal of Conflict Management, 2015

Author(s): Elvira Bobekova

Topics: Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Renewable Resources

Added: 19/06/2017

 

Purpose – This paper aims to fill the gaps by conducting the first large n study examining the role of third parties in the emergence of river agreements in Asia and Africa during the time period 1948-2007. There is a growing literature on what explains agreements in river disputes. However,...

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Weather and Resource Information as Tools for Dealing with Farmer-Pastoralist Conflicts in the Sahel

Weather and Resource Information as Tools for Dealing with Farmer-Pastoralist Conflicts in the Sahel

Source: Earth System Dynamics, 2016

Author(s): Ole Mertz, Kjeld Rasmussen, and Laura Vang Rasmussen

Topics: Conflict Causes, Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Governance, Land, Livelihoods, Renewable Resources

Added: 15/06/2017

 

Conflicts between pastoralists and farmers in the Sahel mainly arise from competition over land and water resources or because of livestock damage to crops. Rather than being linked to larger environmental change processes such as climate change, conflicts are often caused by inappropriate zoning of land, governance and unequal power...

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Environmental Dispute Resolution in Indonesia

Environmental Dispute Resolution in Indonesia

Source: Open Access, 2010

Author(s): David Nicholson

Countries: Indonesia

Topics: Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Extractive Resources, Renewable Resources

Added: 14/06/2017

 

In the last two decades, Indonesia has seen a dramatic proliferation of environmental disputes in a variety of sectors, triggered by intensified deforestation and large scale mining operations in the resource rich outer islands, together with rapid industrialisation in the densely populated inner island of Java. Whilst the emergence of...

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Interconnections between Environment, Violence and Nonviolence

Interconnections between Environment, Violence and Nonviolence

Source: Visions for Sustainability, 2015

Author(s): Elena Camino, Lidia Larecchiuta, and Massimo Battaglia

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Cooperation, Dispute Resolution/Mediation

Added: 05/06/2017

 

Johan Galtung is one of the fathers of Peace research (or Peace studies). In 1959 he founded the International Peace Research Institute (PRIO); in 1993 he was a founding member of TRANSCEND International, the global nonprofit network for Peace, Development and the Environment. Since 2000, he is Rector of TRANSCEND...

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Conflict over Natural Resources among Pastoralists in Northern Kenya: A Look at Recent Initiatives in Conflict Resolution

Conflict over Natural Resources among Pastoralists in Northern Kenya: A Look at Recent Initiatives in Conflict Resolution

Source: Journal of International Development, 2003

Author(s): Rachel Berger

Countries: Kenya

Topics: Conflict Causes, Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Governance, Land, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/06/2017

 

The paper describes the traditional relationship between pastoralism and the environment, and the institutions that underpin livelihood security and natural resource management. It identifies the circumstances that have led to pastoralism coming under threat and the resulting increase in inter-tribal conflict over natural resources. The paper discusses how pastoralist institutions...

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India: Conflict over Natural Resources--A Study on Jharbadhali Micro Watershed in Odisha

India: Conflict over Natural Resources--A Study on Jharbadhali Micro Watershed in Odisha

Source: Conflict Studies Quarterly, 2016

Author(s): Suman Devi and Niharranjan Mishra

Countries: India

Topics: Conflict Causes, Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Land, Renewable Resources

Added: 01/06/2017

 

In India, especially in rural areas, people mainly depend on natural resources for the livelihood. Due to the immense importance of natural resources, the potential to create conflict among the resource users exist. The term ‘watershed project’ has initiated for the conservation of natural resources such as land and water....

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The Role of the Manhyia Palace in Traditional Land Resource Conflict Management in Kumasi, Ghana

The Role of the Manhyia Palace in Traditional Land Resource Conflict Management in Kumasi, Ghana

Source: Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies, 2016

Author(s): Francis Diawuo

Countries: Ghana

Topics: Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Land

Added: 01/06/2017

 

This paper explores the role of Manhyia Palace, a traditional political office of the Asantehene (King of Asante Kingdom) in traditional land conflict management in Kumasi. Land conflicts remain a major hindrance to land use and tenure security in most parts of Ghana. Sometimes, the institutions governing land use and...

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Breaking the Conflict Trap? Addressing the Resource Curse in Peace Processes

Breaking the Conflict Trap? Addressing the Resource Curse in Peace Processes

Source: Global Governance, 2011

Author(s): Achim Wennmann

Countries: Indonesia, South Sudan, Sudan

Topics: Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Extractive Resources, Peace Agreements

Added: 24/05/2017

 

Does addressing the natural resource dimension of armed conflicts in peace processes open opportunities for breaking the conflict trap? Based on evidence reviewed from Sudan (North-South), Indonesia (Aceh), and other cases, this article challenges the prevailing understanding of natural resources as an enabler of armed conflict and obstacle to peace....

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Oil, Relative Strength and Civil War Mediation

Oil, Relative Strength and Civil War Mediation

Source: Cooperation and Conflict, 2015

Author(s): Govinda Clayton

Topics: Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Extractive Resources, Livelihoods

Added: 12/04/2017

 

Civil conflicts within oil-rich states tend to last longer but are less likely to be mediated and end in a peace agreement. This implies that oil-funded conflict is less likely to end through a mediated settlement, despite offering a greater opportunity for peaceful resolution. This article builds on this puzzle,...

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Resource Use Conflicts and Biodiversity Conservation in Jozani Ecosystem, Zanziba

Resource Use Conflicts and Biodiversity Conservation in Jozani Ecosystem, Zanziba

Source: International Journal of Environment, Agriculture and Biotechnology, 2017

Author(s): Adili Yohana Zella, Said M. Juma, and Venance E. Kalumanga

Countries: Tanzania

Topics: Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Governance, Renewable Resources

Added: 05/04/2017

 

Resource Conflicts are the major challenge to the responsible Institutions in the management and conservation of biodiversity in Zanzibar due to the existence of multiple and interactive reasons that lead to conflicts. This paper intends to reveal the less known current status of resource conflicts in the management of biodiversity...

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