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Michael Ashkenazi, Michael Müller, Der veränderte Charakter von Konflikten und die Folgen für Kinder, 2015

In: Deutsches Komitee für UNICEF (eds.) UNICEF-Report 2015. Kinder zwischen den Fronten, Frankfurt am Main: Fischer. more

Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu, Marc Kösling, Smart Technology in SALW Control, 2013

BICC brief 49 “Smart Technology in SALW Control–Civilian Protection, the UN-PoA, and Transfer Control (SmartCon)”, edited by Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu and Marc Kösling, contains the majority of papers presented at the SmartCon 2013 in Berlin, sponsored by the German Federal Foreign Office... more

Michael Ashkenazi, "Forces Of Order And Disorder: Security Providers And The Illusion Of Conflict Management", 2013

In: Volker Franke and R. Dorff (eds.). Conflict Management and Peacebuilding: Pillars of a New American Grand Strategy. Carlisle, PA: Strategic Studies Institute. more

Marc Kösling, Michael Ashkenazi, Christof Kögler, "The Kalashnikov Curse", 2013

Entwicklung + Zusammenarbeit 54 / Development + Cooperation 40, pp. 330-332. "The Kalashnikov Curse"  more

Michael Ashkenazi, Jan Grebe, Christof Kögler, Marc Kösling, MANPADS - A Terrorist Threat to Civilian Aviation, 2013

BICC brief 47 is dedicated to the issue of Man-portable Air Defense Systems (MANPADS). The authors Dr. Michael Ashkenazi, Princess Amuzu, Jan Grebe, Christof Kögler and Marc Kösling provide a comprehensive survey of all aspects of MANPADS as a challenge to managing civilian security. The... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Jan Grebe, ”Traditionelle Konfliktbearbeitung”, 2012

In: Andreas Heinemann-Grüder und Isabell Bauer (eds.). Zivile Konfliktbearbeitung. Vom Anspruch zur Wirklichkeit. Leverkusen: Buderich Verlag, pp. 122–32. more

Michael Ashkenazi, “Development is Destruction, and other things you weren’t taught at school”, 2012

In: Volker Franke and Robin Dorff (eds.). The Whole of Government Approach and US Policy. Carlisle PA:  US Army War College, pp. 99-106. more

Marc von Boemcken, Michael Ashkenazi, Clara Schmitz-Pranghe, Commercial Security and Development
Findings from Timor-Leste, Liberia and Peru, 2011

Commercial security affects a number of development-related factors, such as the capacity of states to govern, overall feelings of public safety, economic growth and social welfare.Findings from field research in Timor-Leste, Liberia and Peru indicate that the relation between commercial security... more

Michael Ashkenazi, “What do the Natives Know? Societal mechanisms for controlling small arms”, 2011

In: O. Greene and N. Marsh (eds.). Small Arms, crime and conflict: Global governance and the threat of armed violence. London: Routledge, pp. 228–47. more

Michael Ashkenazi, “Der Sudan am Scheideweg [Sudan at the Crossroads]”, 2010

In: Christiane Froehlich et al. (eds). Friedensgutachten 2010. Berlin: Lit Verlag, pp. 219–27. more

Edward Ceska, Michael Ashkenazi, “Piraterie vor der afrikanischen Küste und ihre Ursachen [Piracy on the African coast and its causes]”, 2009

Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte, No. 34–35, pp. 33–8. “Piraterie vor der afrikanischen Küste und ihre Ursachen [Piracy on the African coast and its causes]” more

Michael Ashkenazi, “Kazakhstan: Where surplus arms are not a problem”, 2009

In: Contemporary Security Policy Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 129–50.  Reprinted in Aaron Karp (ed.). 2009. The politics of destroying surplus small arms. Oxford: Routledge, pp 133–54. more

Michael Ashkenazi, Putting the cart before the horse: AWACs and fundamental policy objectives in Afghanistan, 2008

In recent months, NATO has approached member states with a request to redeploy several AWACs (Airborne Warning and Control) planes, currently based in Geilenkirchen, Germany, in support of air operations in Afghanistan. BICC, building on previous experience in Afghanistan, addresses two issues in... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu, Helen Radeke, "SALW Control Training Manual for West Africa", 2008

The purpose of this manual is to help strengthen the capacity of the West African community  to deal with the devastating consequences of the uncontrolled proliferation of small arms  and light weapons (SALW). It is intended as a primer for those with little or no experience in SALW... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Holger Anders, “Stakeholders in Conventional Ammunition Management”, 2008

In: James Bevan (ed.). Conventional Ammunition in Surplus: A Reference Guide. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, pp. 160–65. more

Michael Ashkenazi, “Ammunition Stockpiles and Communities”, 2008

In: James Bevan (ed.). Conventional Ammunition in Surplus: A Reference Guide. Geneva: SAS, pp. 166–71. more

Michael Ashkenazi, “Stockpile Management: Security”, 2008

In: James Bevan (ed.). Conventional Ammunition in Surplus: A Reference Guide. Geneva: SAS, pp. 67–75. more

Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu, Helen Radeke, SALW Control Training Manual for West Africa_Part2, 2007

The goals of this manual are:  To provide an overview of the SALW issue and issues specific to West  Africa.To promote action on SALW control in West Africa through the sharing of resources, good practice, case studies and tips from across the sub-region. To provide future trainers... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu, Helen Radeke, SALW Control Training Manual for West Africa_Part1, 2007

The goals of this manual are:   To provide an overview of the SALW issue and issues specific to West  Africa.To promote action on SALW control in West Africa through the sharing of resources, good practice, case studies and tips from across the sub-region. To provide future trainers... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu, Helen Radeke, TRESA - SALW Control Training Manual for West Africa, 2007

The purpose of this Manual is to help strengthen the capacity of the West  African community  to deal with the devastating consequences of the uncontrolled proliferation of small arms  and light weapons (SALW). It is intended as a primer for those with little or no experience... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Elvan Isikozlu, Marking and Tracing Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW)_Trainer, 2006

This training module is intended for national, regional and international government officials, legislators, administrators and other stakeholders involved in SALW control,and therefore already have a general understanding of SALW issues. However, it isanticipated that these participants will have... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Elvan Isikozlu, Marking and Tracing Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW)_Trainee, 2006

This module is intended for those working to institute best practices of marking and tracing in their home countries within the framework of the UN Marking and Tracing Instrument (M&TI). The module includes all the necessary material you will need to: Understand the M&TI and related... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Elvan Isikozlu, Marking and Tracing Small Arms and Light Weapons, 2006

This training module is intended for national, regional and international government officials, legislators, administrators and other stakeholders involved in SALW control, and therefore already have a general understanding of SALW issues. However, it is anticipated that these participants will have... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Elvan Isikozlu, Philip Rush, Joe Farha, Helen Radeke, Services, Return, and Security in Four Countries in Southern Sudan, 2006

BICC was commissioned to undertake a study on issues relating to Return and Reintegration (RR) of actors displaced by the fighting in Sudan and to provide action-oriented data on issues relating to RR as a basis for suggestions to improve the RR program in Southern Sudan. Data from the study was... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, Irma Specht, Youth and Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW)_Trainer, 2006

This training module is intended for organizers, supervisors, trainers, and others working within youth organizations and/or any other groups that experience SALW and youth related problems, but not for the youth themselves. However, other groups in a country/region that experience problems in the... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, Irma Specht, Youth and Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW)_Trainee, 2006

During your work you might have come across armed youth before, or have some youth in your group that may have been associated with guns in some way or another, or your organization is working with youth living in SALW saturated areas. Youth and small arms is a complex and serious issue, which... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Steps to becoming a conscious trainer—a train the trainer manual, 2006

This Train the Trainer manual is intended to serve as a guideline to train future trainers by allowing them to do as much of the work as possible. The trainer should use him/herself as an example whenever possible to help illustrate certain points, and should ensure that all future trainers have a... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Transfer Controls_Trainer, 2006

This training module is intended for NGO staff, journalists, government officials and parliamentarians who have a general understanding of SALW issues, but who are unfamiliar with the subject of transfer controls and what these regulations entail. In particular, we feel that this module is very... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Transfer Controls_Trainee, 2006

This training module is intended for NGO staff, journalists, government officials and parliamentarians who have a general understanding of SALW issues, but who are unfamiliar with the subject of transfer controls and what these regulations entail. In particular, we feel that this module is very... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, Micha Hollestelle, Elvan Isikozlu, Irma Specht, Reintegration Strategies for Ex-Combatants_Trainer, 2006

This training module is designed for an audience from a post-conflict country or region, or those who intend to work in such contexts. Trainees may consist of future key players in national reintegration programs and/or an audience of international development workers that are going to assist the... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, Micha Hollestelle, Elvan Isikozlu, Irma Specht, Reintegration Strategies for Ex-Combatants_Trainee, 2006

This training module is designed for an audience from a post-conflict country or region, or those who intend to work in such contexts. Trainees may consist of future key players in national reintegration programs and/or an audience of international development workers that are going to assist the... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Ian Ruddock, Management of SALW Weapons and Ammunition Destruction Programs_Trainer, 2005

This training module is intended for program managers or future program managers (PMs) working on SALW (Small Arms and Light Weapons) and/or ammunition destruction issues. The main focus of this module is on the destruction phase of the weapons and ammunition programs, which can be the final stage... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Ian Ruddock, Management of SALW Weapons and Ammunition Destruction Programs_Trainee, 2005

This training module is intended for program managers or future program managers (PMs) working on SALW (Small Arms and Light Weapons) and/or ammunition destruction issues. The main focus of this module is on the destruction phase of the weapons and ammunition programs, which can be the final stage... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Global and Regional Agreements on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Control_Trainer, 2005

This training module is intended for government officials, legislators, NGO project managers and coordinators, administrators and civil society activists who have a general understanding of SALW issues. However, it is anticipated that these participants will either have little to no knowledge of... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, Global and Regional Agreements on Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW)Control_Trainee, 2005

This module is intended for anyone working in the field of small arms who would like to have a better understanding of the measures that exist to tackle the SALW issue at the national, regional and global levels. The objectives of this module are: To introduce the SALW problem.To overview the... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, SALW and Development_Trainer, 2005

This  training  module  is  intended  for  development  project  planners,  managers, administrators, government officials, NGOs and local organizers. In fact, there are two types of audiences: those familiar with development issues for whom the training... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Mike Bourne, Julie Brethfeld, Elvan Isikozlu, SALW and Development_Trainee, 2005

This  training  module  is  intended  for  development  project  planners,  managers, administrators, government officials, NGOs and local organizers. In fact, there are two types of audiences: those familiar with development issues for whom the training... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, F. Foltz, J. Horner, S. Wanjau, SALW Basics – Recognizing SALW and Ammunition_Trainer, 2005

Along with the other modules that comprise the series SALW Basics, this module is intended to provide a basic fundamental understanding of the issue of SALW for trainees who have had little or no previous exposure to the subject. We recommend that you insert this module at the beginning of all... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, F. Foltz, J. Horner, S. Wanjau, SALW Basics – Recognizing SALW and Ammunition_Trainee, 2005

Along with the other modules that comprise the series SALW Basics, this module is intended to provide a basic fundamental understanding of the issue of SALW for trainees who have had little or no previous exposure to the subject.  Trainees who need a more detailed knowledge of SALW types and... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, Sami Faltas, Elvan Isikozlu, Tobias Pietz, SALW Basics –Definitions_Trainer, 2005

Along with the other modules that comprise the series SALW Basics, this module is intended to provide a basic fundamental understanding of the issue of SALW for trainees who have had little or no previous exposure to the subject. We  recommend  that  you  insert ... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, William Godnick, Elvan Isikozlu, Civil Society Action on SALW Control_ Trainee, 2004

This module is intended to serve as a guideline for members of civil society and civil society organizations (CSOs) that want to become involved in small arms and light weapons (SALW) control. The objective of this training module is: To acquire an understanding of the role CSOs can play in a... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, F. Foltz, J. Horner, S. Wanjau, SALW Basics – Definitions_Trainee

Along with the other modules that comprise the series SALW Basics, this module is intended to provide a basic fundamental understanding of the issue of SALW for trainees who have had little or no previous exposure to the subject.  We recommend those trainees, who are already familiar with... more

Michael Ashkenazi, Christine Beeck, Julie Brethfeld, William Godnick, Elvan Isikozlu, Civil Society Action on SALW Control_Trainer

This module is intended to serve as a guideline for members of national and local civil society and civil society organizations (CSOs) and their representatives that want to become involved in small arms and light weapons (SALW) control. CSOs include, for example, registered charities or non-profit... more