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Diplomacy, aid, and governance in Sudan

Prendergast, John

Diplomacy, aid, and governance in Sudan

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Published by Center of Concern in Washington, D.C. (3700 13th St NE, Washington, DC 20017) .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby John Prendergast.
SeriesHorn of Africa discussion paper series ;, discussion paper #7, Horn of Africa discussion paper series ;, #7.
LC ClassificationsMLCS 96/08826 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. ;
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL933229M
LC Control Number95234116

Peter Van Arsdale's book, Humanitarians in Hostile Territory: Expeditionary Diplomacy and Aid Outside the Green Zone (, with Derrin Smith), approaches this subject analytically. His imprint is found in a number of African Initiatives' partner organizations, most of which are NGOs. USAID captured footage of residents of southern Sudan voting in January's historic referendum. USAID provided holistic support to the referendum process through technical assistance, critical commodities like voter registration booklets and polling kits, civic and voter .   Book Reviews. Podcasts. Western countries often link trade and aid to good governance and human rights, but China doesn't. Regimes such as Sudan's can't abuse diplomacy when atrocities. Global health diplomacy: Concepts, issues, actors, instruments, Diplomacy and global governance: The experience of Chinese physicians in the national health diplomacy program deployed to Sudan. Global Public Health – DOI: / Save Citation.

Art stressed that the achievement of the military objectives in a coercive diplomatic exercise, such as the destruction of several military bases in a cruise missile attack, might not translate into an adversary taking the desired political actions. In addition, according to Art.

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Diplomacy, aid, and governance in Sudan by Prendergast, John Download PDF EPUB FB2

The author argues that, despite the ‘view from above’, South Sudan’s independence ultimately depended on two interconnected peacebuilding frameworks: a well-recognised top-down and centralised approach based on peacekeeping and diplomacy, and a lesser-known diffuse and multi-dimensional approach rooted in a nexus of religion.

Since the ideological East-West confrontation faded away, the United Nations has been working under constant strain. The North-South divide remains the principal vestige of the era that opened in with the climax of the decolonisation process and ended with the euphoria triggered by the collapse of the communist system.

The world organisation is expected to do something about the. Throughout the second Sudanese civil war (–) and into South Sudan’s independence aid, local and international Christian groups utilised their roles within regional and international aid networks to conduct multi-track peace diplomacy, conflict Cited by: 1.

A new round of talks on Sudan this week reflects stepped-up U.S. diplomacy ahead of two high-stakes votes scheduled for January.

Success will hinge on sustained effort and a. President of South Sudan Mr Salva Kiir. Photo: Samir Bol/GSDM. By JOEL OBENGO. Gabriel Olusanya, the former Director-General of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, NIIA and former Ambassador to France, coined the expression ‘area boy diplomacy’ to describe the country’s foreign policy under the autocracy of General Sani Abacha (), as conducted by his often abrasive.

Book reviewed in this article: The Politics of Diplomacy: Revolution, War and Peace, –, James A. Baker, III, with Thomas M. DeFrank The Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait: Saddam Hussein, his.

A Crisis of Governance in South Sudan This event has been organized in order to discuss a new book authored by H.E. Lual A. Deng, Oil Minister for the Republic of Sudan where he discusses how Dr. John Garang’s ideas and concepts regarding freedom, liberty and human dignity could help facilitate the good governance practice in the South.

The functioning of diplomacy is influenced by a complicated combination of different interrelated factors. This paper briefly analyses their impact on the evolution of diplomacy and discusses how diplomacy as an instrument of good governance should adjust itself to meet the new challenges, to become more relevant, open and agile, to modify its methods and to fully utilise opportunities offered.

governance. The largest diplomatic gathering in human history, the UN Summit came to the conclusion that success in meeting the objectives in the field of development and poverty eradication depended, inter alia, on good governance within each country and at the international level.(1) How can File Size: 77KB.

Book Review – War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence by Ronan Farrow. New York: W.W. Norton & Company pp., £ hardcover Ronan Farrow’s “ War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence ” is a captivating insider account of the militarization of US.

Karen DeYoung, “Aid Groups Challenge U.S. Policy on Sudan,” International Herald Tribune, January 6, ; Stephen Mbogo, “Stakeholders Lobby against New U.S. Strategy on Food Aid. A report of the Sudan InterAgency Reference Group Canada’s Future Engagement in Sudan: Diplomacy, Security, and Aid: Issues and Policy Options September Introductory Note The following issues and policy options were generated by participants at a Sudan InterAgency.

Betsill and Corell's NGO Diplomacy intends to bring methodological order to determining whether, and under what conditions, NGOs influence the procedures and outcomes of multilateral : Jack P.

Manno. In some cases, Qatar channels its aid through agencies such as the Norwegian Refugee Council (Zureik ). SinceQatar’s extensive involvement in regional mediation, in countries such as Sudan, Lebanon, Yemen, Iraq, etc., has led analysts to dub the country “the non-stop mediator” (Barakat ).Author: Antonio De Lauri.

What does preventive diplomacy mean and in what sense is it relevant to a conflict that has already erupted and is violently underway, as has been the. vii 1. South Sudan is a new country of over million people emerging from a long civil war and struggling to build institutions of governance.

USAID supports democratic development in partnership with Sudanese civil society. In addition to building the capacity of the civil society sector, USAID supports civic initiatives that promote local and national dialogue and consensus on governance frameworks that best serve the interests and aspirations of the Sudanese people.

South Sudan’s rebels released seven aid workers detained for nearly three weeks in the Central Equatoria region on accusations of spying for government. Rebel spokesman Lam Paul Gabriel told Reuters the workers were released to a UN delegation near the Ugandan border and Ugandan police witnessed the handover.

South Sudan has been gripped by conflict [ ]. South Sudan's Foreign Relations,Policies and Diplomacy., Nairobi, Kenya. likes 36 talking about this were here. International Relations and Diplomacy5/5(1). A twentieth-century innovation, foreign aid has become a familiar and even expected element in international relations.

But scholars and government officials continue to debate why countries provide it: some claim that it is primarily a tool of diplomacy, some argue that it is largely intended to support development in poor countries, and still others point out its myriad newer uses. Russia’s public diplomacy and humanitarian cooperation are and will countiue to work to counter what G.F Kennan called “the legalistic-moralistic approach” to international problems.

Russia insists that coercive democratization can bring nothing but harm to states with a specific way of development and that the nation-state is the only Cited by: 1. China’s legacy in Sudan is immediately visible in downtown Khartoum.

Near where the Blue and White Nile join to form the world’s longest river sits the People’s Friendship Cooperation Hall. Infamine and near-famine conditions were reported in four countries: South Sudan, Yemen, Somalia, and parts of northeastern Nigeria.

About 20 million people in these countries were at risk of starvation. A further 10 million people could join them in Famine as a technical term means that specific criteria have been met.

One Author: Faustine Wabwire. Read this book on Questia. This publication analyses the means by which global governance has been promoted by innovative diplomatic practices, especially issue-specific coalitions among like-minded countries and civil society organisations.

The United States Institute of Peace is an independent, nonpartisan institution established and funded by Congress. Its goals are to help prevent and resolve violent international conflicts, promote post-conflict stability and development, and increase conflict management capacity, tools, and.

An aid worker was killed in South Sudan when gunmen shot at his agency vehicle, the United Nations said. Armed men fired at the vehicle marked with logos of the Catholic Organisation for Relief and Development Aid on a road near Bentiu on Saturday and one of.

Read Gordon’s article “‘America First’ Is a Dangerous Fantasy in a Pandemic: Foreign Aid and Global Leadership Will Be Integral to Any Solution” on Podcast with James M. Lindsay and Philip H. Gordon Ap The President's Inbox.

John Campbell and Janine Davidson, Council on Foreign Relations senior fellows, provide an overview of “Humanitarian Intervention in South. Significantly, public diplomacy is no longer confined to the realm of statecraft. International and regional organisations employ public diplomacy to advance multilateral objectives.

Non-state and sub-state actors engage in public diplomacy while pursuing governance activities that were once the domain of by: 6. Many of the issues of governance that affect Sudan today have arisen from the absence of a permanent constitution to govern as the supreme law of the land.

A permanent constitution has eluded Sudan since its independence inand the country was no closer to a final document bywhen the Second Sudanese Civil War broke out. 8 INTERSECTIONS BETWEEN PUBLIC DIPLOMACY & INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT power and aid actors, who are using public diplomacy and targeted international development funding to support their political and economic objectives (Pamment & Wilkins ).

In a recent article published in Communication Theory, I argue. Diplomacy Briefing Series: Sudan and sub-Saharan Africa. Share. Remarks. Tim Shortley, Deputy to the Special Envoy to Sudan.

Washington, DC. J MR. CROWLEY: I should mention in passing that one of the cameras in front of us is from C-SPAN that is taping this for – to be played later on today, so you’ve got to look your best. The High level working dinner and Launch of Policy Dialogue on Humanitarian Diplomacy was held on 30 th November It is a collaborative project between the Africa Policy Institute, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

Strengthening South Sudan's Foreign Relation through Trade Initiatives. As a new nation created in this magnificent techno-age of the 21st century, the Republic of South Sudan is faced with. Oil Diplomacy in the Sudans. A recent agremeent between Sudan and South Sudan to restart oil exports is likely to improve the macroeconomic.

Can diplomacy help South Sudan. As violence spreads across the country and rebels take control of key states we ask what can be done to ease the crisis. Inside Story 03 Jan GMT.

In South Sudan, Mass Killings, Rapes and the Limits of U.S. Diplomacy Samantha Power, center, the American ambassador to the United Nations. 16 Public Diplomacy 17 Delocalization 18 The Quasi-Governmental Function of Transnational Corporations and of Financial Institutions 19 The State: Still the Crucial Hinge 20 From Government to Governance 21 Diplomats as Facilitators of Global Governance 22 A New Setting for Diplomatic Activities Pages:   Let’s hope that it will make concrete action happen to advance humanitarian diplomacy and aid the greatest number of forcibly displaced people in need that the world has seen since the Second World War.

Global leadership to resolve conflicts and displacements is either lacking, or stymied. The events ofincluding the World Humanitarian.

Rebels face significant barriers to utilizing diplomacy, however. Some are inherent to the nature of the international system, some are erected by the embattled governing regime, and still others are endemic to rebel organizations themselves.

This chapter introduces the important – and so far neglected – topic of rebel diplomacy in wartime. accountable, and transparent governance; and broad-based, inclusive economic growth.

Without this enabling environment, sustained development progress often remains out of reach. But development, which along with diplomacy and defense is essential to America’s national security, requires an updated engagement model.Official foreign aid, which recently exceeded $ billion a year for the first time, has become a normal component of the international relations of rich countries.

Yet it remains something of a puzzle: Why, exactly, do democratic governments, responsible for the well-being of their own citizens, give financial and technical assistance to foreign governments?

Lancaster, a former deputy.As an aid to understanding the challenges faced and the experiences recounted, this volume offers the concept of humanitarian diplomacy.

This we understand to encompass the activities carried out by humanitar-ian organizations to obtain the space from political and military author-ities within which to function with Size: KB.