Essays about: "internal mediator"

Found 3 essays containing the words internal mediator.

  1. 1. OH, HOW PRETTY YOU WOMEN ARE TALKING ABOUT SECURITY A qualitative perspective on how female internal mediators in Colombia view gender as affecting their influence in peace negotiation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Moa Haeggblom; [2020-03-03]
    Keywords : Colombia; gender; internal mediator; interviews; peace negotiation;

    Abstract : Peace diplomacy has been a male dominated area for centuries. The internal mediator, anactor taking part within peace negotiations, plays an essential role in increasing the likelihood of negotiated agreements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Negotiating in Peace : Examining the Effect of Ceasefires during Negotiations on Reaching a Peace Accord

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Luís Martínez Lorenzo; [2019]
    Keywords : Ceasefires; Peace Agreements; Negotiations; Africa; Internal Conflicts.;

    Abstract : Do ceasefires during peace negotiations facilitate reaching a peace agreement in internal armed conflicts? Existing case studies offer diverging arguments and mixed empirical evidence for whether ceasefires should precede or come after the more political settlements. In this regard, I argue that ceasefires facilitate that the combatant parties will reach a political deal by increasing mutual trust, alleviating the impact of two critical uncertainties in the negotiation stage: the uncertainty on whether the other party is willing to reach a negotiated settlement, and the uncertainty on whether the other party has the capacity to control their respective armed forces. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mediation Strategies towards Spoilers. How the Behaviour of Mediators and Spoilers Affect the Outcome of Internal Conflicts. The Cases of Angola and Mozambique.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Katja Højlund Christensen; [2006]
    Keywords : Internal Conflicts; Mediation; Spoilers; Angola; Mozambique.; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Why do some mediation strategies towards spoilers in internal conflicts fail, while others succeed? The aim of this thesis is to examine how the mediation strategies towards spoilers affect the outcome of internal conflicts through the analysis of the mediator and spoiler behaviour. The analytical point of departure is the explanatory behavioural variables: spoiler type, spoiler locus, mediator impartiality or bias, and mediator leverage through resources. READ MORE