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  • [Project] Small arms survey in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    • In cooperation with GRIP (Groupe de Recherche et d’Information sur la Paix et la Sécurité) and the National Commission on Small Arms Control in the DRC, BICC has composed the probably most comprehensive study on the proliferation of small arms and light weapons (SALW) in the east of the DRC. For this, more than 10.000 households were interviewed as well as group discussions and single interviews conducted to obtain information on the population’s threat perception as regards SALW. 
    • Small arms survey in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • [Project] Small arms survey in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    • In cooperation with GRIP (Groupe de Recherche et d’Information sur la Paix et la Sécurité) and the National Commission on Small Arms Control in the DRC, BICC has composed the probably most comprehensive study on the proliferation of small arms and light weapons (SALW) in the east of the DRC. For this, more than 10.000 households were interviewed as well as group discussions and single interviews conducted to obtain information on the population’s threat perception as regards SALW. 
    • Small arms survey in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • [Project] Small arms survey in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    • In cooperation with GRIP (Groupe de Recherche et d’Information sur la Paix et la Sécurité) and the National Commission on Small Arms Control in the DRC, BICC has composed the probably most comprehensive study on the proliferation of small arms and light weapons (SALW) in the east of the DRC. For this, more than 10.000 households were interviewed as well as group discussions and single interviews conducted to obtain information on the population’s threat perception as regards SALW. 
    • Small arms survey in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • [Publication] Figurations of Displacement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Empirical findings and reflections on protracted displac...

    • Figurations of Displacement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Empirical findings and reflections on protracted displacement and translocal connections of Congolese IDPs (TRAFIG working paper 4). Bonn: BICC.
    • This working paper is based on empirical research on translocal figurations of displacement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). It contains methodological reflections, central findings, and reflections on these findings. Drawing on the conceptual framework that was developed in TRAFIG working paper no. 1, this paper explores TRAFIG’s central question: “How are protractedness, dependency and vulnerability related to the factors of local and translocal connectivity and mobi...
  • [Publication] Figurations of Displacement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Empirical findings and reflections on protracted displac...

    • Figurations of Displacement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Empirical findings and reflections on protracted displacement and translocal connections of Congolese IDPs (TRAFIG working paper 4). Bonn: BICC.
    • This working paper is based on empirical research on translocal figurations of displacement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). It contains methodological reflections, central findings, and reflections on these findings. Drawing on the conceptual framework that was developed in TRAFIG working paper no. 1, this paper explores TRAFIG’s central question: “How are protractedness, dependency and vulnerability related to the factors of local and translocal connectivity and mobi...
  • [PDF Document] paper50.pdf   (1.07 MB)

    paper 50 From Resource War to Violent Peace Transition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC From Resource War to Violent Peace Transition in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC by Björn Aust and Willem Jaspers Published by BICC Bonn 2006 Bonn International Center for Conversion Director Peter J Croll An der Elisabethkirche 25 D53113 Bonn Germany Phone 49228911960 Fax 49228241215 Email biccbiccde Internet wwwbiccde Cover Photo Willem Jaspers From Resource War to Violent Peace Table o...
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  • [PDF Document] paper50.pdf   (1.07 MB)

    paper 50 From Resource War to Violent Peace Transition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC From Resource War to Violent Peace Transition in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC by Björn Aust and Willem Jaspers Published by BICC Bonn 2006 Bonn International Center for Conversion Director Peter J Croll An der Elisabethkirche 25 D53113 Bonn Germany Phone 49228911960 Fax 49228241215 Email biccbiccde Internet wwwbiccde Cover Photo Willem Jaspers From Resource War to Violent Peace Table o...
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  • [Publication] From resource war to ‘Violent Peace’: Transition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

    • From resource war to ‘Violent Peace’: Transition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
    • The first section of the paper provides an assessment of the current state of the ‘peace’ process: Political and security-related developments of the past years are analyzed with a special focus on continuities and changes of politico-economic structures and networks of its former war economy. This analysis provides the framework for two case studies that focus on the developments in two cities and their surroundings in North and South Kivu, Goma and Bukavu. The case studies give a more in-depth...
  • [Publication] From resource war to ‘Violent Peace’: Transition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

    • From resource war to ‘Violent Peace’: Transition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
    • The first section of the paper provides an assessment of the current state of the ‘peace’ process: Political and security-related developments of the past years are analyzed with a special focus on continuities and changes of politico-economic structures and networks of its former war economy. This analysis provides the framework for two case studies that focus on the developments in two cities and their surroundings in North and South Kivu, Goma and Bukavu. The case studies give a more in-depth...
  • [Publication] Bolstering resilient connections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (TRAFIG Practice Note No. 4)

    • Bolstering resilient connections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (TRAFIG Practice Note No. 4)
    • Due to prolonged conflict, millions of people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have fled their homes to seek refuge elsewhere, especially in the east of the country. The majority of these Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) flee to cities and other local communities rather than to displacement camps. Bukavu, the capital of the South-Kivu province, is a case in point. In recent years, Bukavu grew rapidly due to the influx of IDPs and other migrants – mostly from the near...