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  • The Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform

    Conceptualising a Complex Relationship

    Christoph Bleiker, Marc Krupanski

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    There is a clear need to better understand the relationship between two concepts at the heart of peacebuilding: the Rule of Law (RoL), and Security Sector Reform (SSR). If it is acknowledged in principle that they are interdependent, in practice enduring conceptual ambiguities and contradictions undermine latent synergies. As a consequence, international donor agencies are under increasing pressure to demonstrate the benefits of their RoL and SSR assistance. This SSR Paper moves the RoL-SSR debate forward through examining these activities jointly within a peacebuilding context. It proposes a heuristic framework that helps to rationalize this relationship on a conceptual level, demonstrating that RoL and SSR are interdependent and mutually reinforcing. The resulting framework provides a basis for the development of coherent policies that can support the development of coordinated, complementary programmes on the ground.

    How to cite this book
    Bleiker C. & Krupanski M. 2012. The Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform: Conceptualising a Complex Relationship. London: Ubiquity Press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/bbp
    Bleiker, C. and Krupanski, M. (2012) The Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform: Conceptualising a Complex Relationship. London: Ubiquity Press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/bbp
    Bleiker, Christoph, and Marc Krupanski. The Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform: Conceptualising a Complex Relationship. Ubiquity Press, 2012. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/bbp
    Bleiker, C., & Krupanski, M. (2012). The Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform: Conceptualising a Complex Relationship. London: Ubiquity Press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/bbp
    Bleiker, Christoph, and Marc Krupanski. The Rule of Law and Security Sector Reform: Conceptualising a Complex Relationship. London: Ubiquity Press, 2012. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5334/bbp




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    Published on May 15, 2012

    Language

    English

    Pages:

    84

    ISBN
    PDF978-1-911529-32-3

    DOI
    https://doi.org/10.5334/bbp


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