The Politics of Post-War Demobilisation and Reintegration in by Olukunle Ojeleye

By Olukunle Ojeleye

With an expanding foreign curiosity in publish civil warfare demobilisation and reintegration, in particular in Africa, Ojeleye offers a timely physique of information at the Nigerian civil conflict. in addition, this booklet offers an in-depth learn of the modalities and techniques of the demobilisation and reintegration workouts performed on the finish of the Nigerian civil warfare and assesses their implications for nationwide politics within the West African country. the writer identifies the political, socio-economic and cultural historical past to the Nigerian civil struggle and discusses the critical topic of demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration (DDR) in Nigeria opposed to the backdrop of the coverage of the country's publish conflict reconstruction, reconciliation and rehabilitation workout (the 3Rs). notwithstanding the valuable topic is Nigeria, it compares the demobilisation and reintegration workout in Nigeria with different makes an attempt in Sub Sahara Africa by means of highlighting the $64000 deviations and drawing a few conclusions at the Nigerian event. It additionally touches on concerns in terms of overseas involvement and intervention in civil wars and the jobs of the African Union, the Commonwealth of countries and the United Nations.

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