Progress Reports
Partners Meetings
Program Documents
DDR Related
Child Soldiers
Security Sector Reform

Relevant Links

DDR Related Documents


Case Studies in War-to-Peace Transitions: The Demobilization and Reintegration of Ex-Combatants in Ethiopia, Namibia and Uganda (The World Bank)

Demobilization and Reintegration Resources (BICC)

A Framework for Lasting Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration of Former Combatants in Crisis Situations (International Peace Academy)

Harnessing Institutional Capacities in Support of DDR of Former Combatants (UNDP)

ReliefWeb: Demobilization and Reintegration

UNDP and the Reintegration of Demobilized Soldiers (UNDP)

Child Soldiers

Child and Young Adult Soldiers - Recruitment Prevention, Demobilization Procedures & Reintegration (GINIE)

Child Soldiers: Preventing, Demobilizing and Reintegrating (The World Bank)

Cape Town Principles on the Prevention of Recruitment of Children into the Armed Forces and Demobilization and Social Reintegration of Child Soldiers in Africa (adopted 30 April 1997)

ReliefWeb: Child Soldiers

UN Security Council Resolution 1539 (adopted 22 April 2004)

Nations Unies Conseil de sécurité, Résolution 1539 (adoptée le 22 avril 2004)


Demobilization and Reintegration Programs: Addressing Gender Issues (The World Bank)

ReliefWeb: Gender

The Reintegration of Female Soldiers in Post-Conflict Societies (Aid Workers Network)

Women Peace and Security Resources: Demobilization, Disarmament, Repatriation, Resettlement and Reintegration (PeaceWomen)

UNIFEM Portal on Women, Peace and Security:

Security Sector Reform

MDRP Position Paper: Linkages Between Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration of Ex-Combatants and Security Sector Reform ~ English 51.3 KB; Français 60.4 KB

Enhancing Democratic Governance of the Security Sector: An Institutional Assessment Framework (Clingendael Institute)

Journal of Conflict, Security & Development (King's College London)

Journal of Security Sector Reform (Global Facilitation Network for Security Sector Reform)

Justice and Security Sector Reform (UNDP)

Security System Reform and Governance: Policy and Good Practice (A DAC Guidelines and Reference Document, OECD)

Toward a better practice framework in security sector reform: Broadening the debate (Clingendael Institute, International Alert, Saferworld)

Understanding and Supporting Security Sector Reform (DFID)

Workshop on Security Sector Governance in Africa (Global Facilitation Network for Security Sector Reform)



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