Peacekeeping and peacebuilding in West Africa: the role of economic community of West African States (ECOWAS)

Fagbohunlu, Samson Aduragbemi (A.A. 2020/2021) Peacekeeping and peacebuilding in West Africa: the role of economic community of West African States (ECOWAS). Tesi di Laurea in International organization and human rights, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Francesco Cherubini, pp. 140. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Conceptual clarification on peace building, peace keeping and democratic consolidation. Peacekeeping and democratic consolidation. Peacebuilding and democratic consolidation. Conceptual clarification of international, Regional, and sub-regional organizations. Conflicts in West Africa. Conceptual clarification on conflict. Theoretical explanations to conflict. Historical background and causes of conflicts in West Africa. Conflicts in West Africa. The creation of ECOWAS and its mechanisms for conflict prevention, management, and resolution. The formation of ECOWAS. ECOWAS institutional structures and functions. The development of ecowas political, legal, and institutional framework. ECOWAS’s mediation and security council (MSC): a regional replica of the UNSC to guarantee peace and security in West Africa. ECOWAS mechanisms on conflict prevention management and resolution: a regional legal basis for intervention. ECOWAS mechanisms on conflict prevention, management and resolution. The role of ECOWAS in peace making in West Africa. The establishment and functions of the ECOWAS monitoring group (ECOMOG). ECOMOG intervention in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, and Guinea Bissau. The legal basis for ECOWAS intervention in conflict under the UN charter. The leadership role of Nigeria in ECOWAS. Assessing the achievements and challenges of ECOWAS peacekeeping mission.


Bibliografia: pp. 106-120.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Chair: International organization and human rights
Thesis Supervisor: Cherubini, Francesco
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Mulas, Roberta
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Summer
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2021 13:20
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2021 13:20


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