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IPI has a long tradition of producing high-quality, timely reports that are policy relevant and academically sound. Presenting original research in an accessible style, IPI policy reports serve as integral tools for discussions on a range of topics of central concern to international affairs, such as peace operations, global terrorism, transnational organized crime, peacebuilding, and the responsibility to protect.

 

 

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Content by Policy Papers & 2008

 

Policy Papers - December 08, 2008

Latest IPI Blue Paper Published

Farah Thaler and Alison Gurin, lead rapporteurs

 
 

 

Policy Papers - November 14, 2008

North Africa: New Challenges, Old Regimes, and Regional Security

Claire Spencer

 
 

 

Policy Papers - November 14, 2008

Southern Africa: Threats and Capabilities

Gavin Cawthra

 
 

 

Policy Papers - September 30, 2008

Eastern Africa: Security and the Legacy of Fragility

Gilbert M. Khadiagala

 
 

 

 

 

Policy Papers - April 13, 2008

Taking Stock, Looking Forward: A Strategic Review of the Peacebuilding Commission

IPI and NYU Center on International Cooperation

 
 

 

Policy Papers - March 31, 2008

Resource Scarcity: Responding to the Security Challenge

Richard A. Matthew

 
 

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