Protected Rather Than Protracted: Strengthening Displaced Persons in Peace Processes
Source: Bonn International Center for Conversion, 2015
Author(s): Heidrun Bohnet, Katja Mielke, Markus Rudolf, Conrad Schetter, and Ruth Vollmer
This paper reviews the current state of the art on the return of displaced persons as a durable solution for long-term displacement situations. It outlines the impact, challenges and actors involved in the return process. The paper shows that present understandings of return, protracted situations and conflict are often too...