Faith Divided: Spirituality Caught in Conflict

This film, directed by two filmmakers from either side of the Line of Control in Kashmir, provides an emotive illustration of how conflict has prevented Kashmiris across different faiths from visiting their places of worship.

Reconciliation, reform and resilience: Positive peace for Lebanon (Accord 24) - English version

Jul 2012
Cover of Accord issue 24
Lebanon’s model of post-war power sharing and liberal economic growth has been widely praised. But it has failed to deliver for most Lebanese. Repeated outbreaks of political violence since the 1989 Taif Peace Agreement, and today fear of spillover from insecurity in Syria, show that a fundamentally different approach is needed to transform negative and precarious stability in Lebanon into positive and resilient peace.

Borderlands and peacebuilding

Nov 2018
Accord Borderlands and peacebuilding
This fourth Accord Insight publication looks at peacebuilding in borderland regions and how peace and transition processes address the interests of borderland communities. It offers new ways of working with borderland communities and conflicts, highlighting how policymakers and peacebuilders can respond more effectively to conflict challenges at the border. This publication is an output of the Political Settlements Research Programme.

Further Reading

Further Reading
Nov 2018

 

A suggested further reading list on borderlands and peace building, with sections focusing on the Accord Insight 4’s seven case study contexts - Kenya, Myanmar, Syria, Nepal, Tunisia, Ukraine and Northern Ireland.

 

Northern Ireland

Brexiting borderlands: the vulnerabilities of the Irish peace process
Nov 2018

 

Ukraine

Ukraine’s Donbas region: how borderlands became battlefields and boundaries became frontiers
Nov 2018

 

Tunisia

Peacebuilding in Tunisian border regions: a missing piece of the transition process
Nov 2018

 

Nepal

Madhesi borderland brokers and Nepal’s post-war transition
Nov 2018

 

Syria

Administering a borderland at war: Bab al-Hawa in Syria
Nov 2018

 

Myanmar

Peacebuilding amidst war in northern Myanmar
Nov 2018