12 October 2012

Urban Issues

"Addressing Endemic Urban Violence," Part 4 in Modern Warfare: Armed Groups, Private Militaries, Humanitarian Organizations, and the Law (University of British Columbia Press, May 2012) [contents]

Dangerous Cities: Urban Violence and the Militarization of Law Enforcement, Online Seminar, 2 October 2012 [info]
- Follow the link to access a recording of the event. Includes discussion of the role of humanitarian actors in urban conflicts.

"Refugees and the City: An Urban Discussion," Geography Compass, Forthcoming (2012) [abstract]

Researching the Urban Dilemma: Urbanization, Poverty and Violence (IDRC & DFID, 2012) [text]
- Baseline study for "Safe and Inclusive Cities research initiative."

Select Bibliography on Urban Refugees (UNHCR, Sept. 2012) [text]

Urban Humanitarian Response Portal (ALNAP & UN Habitat) [access]
- Established to "share knowledge on urban humanitarian crises."  Locate information by topic, resource type, agency, region or date.

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