Research Papers/Topics in Peace and Conflict Studies

NGOs Activities and Peace Building in Uganda The Case of Gulu District

ABSTRACT  The research study was about NGOs activities and peace-building in Uganda a case study of Gulu District Northern Uganda. The study was guided by research objectives which included: determining the level of NGOs activities in peace building and achievement in Northern Uganda and establishing if there is a significant relationship between the NGOs activities and peace-building in Gulu district Northern Uganda. The Existing Literature gaps was that some authors had under estimated the...

Youth Employment and Peace Building in Galkayo District, Somalia

ABSTRACT  The study sought to establish the relationship between the relationship between youth employment opportunities and peace building among in Galkayo district Somalia. The study was guided by four specific objectives and these included: to establish the relationship between youth employment creation and peace building in Galkayo district Somalia; to examine the influence of youth skills development on peace building in Galkayo District Somalia; to investigate the influence of youth em...

Nile Politics From Conflict to Mutual Benefit, the Opinion of Ethiopian Journalists

ABSTRACT  This study entitled 'Nile politics: from conflict to mutual benefit vis-a-vis opinion of Ethiopian Journalists' is well-timed. This is true since there has been war rhetoric and low scale conflict on Nile. The research was guided by the objective of exploring the opinion of Ethiopian journalists on the relevance and applicability of the 1929 and 1959 Nile treaties, examining the outlook of the media on the current ongoing Nile negotiations, investigating the opinion of the press on...

Influence Of the Civil Society Organizations on Post-conflict Peace Building; A Case Study of Gulu District In Northern Uganda

ABSTRACT This study investigated the influence of the Civil Society Organizations on Post-conflict Peace building with reference to Gulu District in Northern Uganda. This study was guided by three objectives, that is, to determine the influence of CSOs in enhancing post-war reconciliation, postwar internal security and postwar economic recovery in Gulu District. This study was a cross-sectional survey research design because it focused on a cross-section of people and CSOs in Gulu. The study ...

Management of State Resources and Public Order in Selected Public Institutions, Kampala, Uganda

Table of Contents Preliminaries Declaration A Declaration B ii Approval sheet iii Dedication iv Acknowledgement v Table of Contents vi List of Tables vii List of Abbreviations viii Abstract ix Chapter Page One THE PROBLEM AND ITS SCOPE Background of the Study 1 Statement of the Problem 4 Purpose of the Study 5 Research Objectives 5 Research Questions 6 Null Hypotheses 6 Scope 6 Significance of the Study 7 Operational Definitions of Key Terms 7 Two REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE Concepts, Ideas,...

The United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo: Prospects and Challenges

ABSTRACT The study examined the “United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo”. The study used a case study. This study was guided by the following objectives: to examine different initiatives the U.N peacekeeping mission in eastern Congo has undertaken in order to stabilise this region. To unearth challenges the U.N peacekeeping mission is currently facing, and to unveil available opportunities that can be helpful for the mission’s success. A self-adminis...

Bride Price and the Cost It Entails on Domestic Violence, A Study of Tunyai Division, Tharaka District in Kenya

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to examine the bride price and the cost it entails on domestic violence in Tunyai Division, Tharaka south District-Kenya. The research was guided by the following objectives: to analyze the bride price in Tharaka Community, to determine the impact of bride price on family violence in Tharaka Community and to identify the way forward on bridal price in Tharaka Community The research applied both qualitative and quantitative research designs in presenting a...

Child Protection Systems and Response to Child Protection Concerns in Selected Payams in Tambura County, Western Equatoria States, South Sudan

ABSTRACT The study was meant to investigate Child protection system and response to child protection concerns in selected Payams in Tambura County, Western Equatoria South Sudan from May to September 2012.Both primary and secondary data were examined. It was also a descriptive-correlation since it sought to examine the relationship between the independent variables and the dependent variable. The population of this study was the records on the variables of the study and targeted 400 responden...

Street Children Panacea for a Healthy Future of Society in Uganda. A Case Study of Lira Municipal Council.

TABLE OF CONTENTS; Pages ~cknowledgement I )eclaration jj ~pproval Ill [able of Contents IV .0 CHAPTER ONE • .1 Background 1 1.2 Statement of the Problem 4 1.3 Research Objectives 5 .4 Specific objectives include 5 • .6 Research questions 5 • .7 Scope of the study 5 • .8 Significance of the study 6 CHAPTER TWO LITERATURE REVIEW ~.2 Causes of influx of children onto the streets 7 ~.3 The problems faced by street children in Uganda 9 ~.4 Interventions made to solve the problem of street...

Cultural Conflict as a Correlation of Commercializing Fishing Industry on Gender Roles: A Case of Nyachebe Village, Mbita District, Kenya

ABSTRACT This study set out to establish the implications of commercialising fishing industry on gender roles in the fishing community. This was done through an analysis of the dynamic and changing gender roles in the fishing sector resulting from commercialisation focusing on the experiences of a fishing community, Nyachebe village Mbita district Kenya A combination of quantitative and qualitative methods of data collection were used to conduct the research that: examined the influence of cu...

Road Communication Network as a Factor in Resolving Recurrent Conflict Amongst Pastrolists in Mandera and Garissa Districts of Northern Kenya

ABSTRACT The study was set out to establish the efficiency and effectiveness of improved road communication network in affecting the trends, intensity and impact of recurrent ethnic conflict among pastoralist communities of Garissa and Mandera. Over the years conflict has remained the major cause of under-development in the area. The conventional cause i.e scarcity of pasture, water, small arms proliferation e.t.c appears not to have eminent solution due to the deteriorating climatic change a...

An Appraisal of Mediation as Alternatwe Dispute Resolution in Kenya

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to appraise the different methods used in conflict resolution as opposed to litigation, and make recommendations to the Proposed Amendments to 1~ntroduce Alternative Dispute Resolution and Case Management in Kenya This study sought to assess the views on mediation as an alternative method to dispute resolution, and also to consider whether mediation should be adopted as an alternative dispute resolution in judicial proceedings. The research was a cross-s...

Ethnic Conflicts and Economic Development in Kayunga District, Uganda

ABSTRACT  The study was conducted in Kayunga district. A total of 130 respondents participated in the study. The study was guided by research objectives which included: establishing the sources of ethnic conflicts in Kayunga district; establishing the sources of economic development in Jthe relationship between the sources of ethnic conflicts and sources of economic development in Jeconomic development in Jstudy found that they were mainly; the prevalence of tribal conflicts are mainly ...

Resettling Internally Displaced Persons in Rift Valley Province of Kenya A Case Study of Idp Camps In Nakuru District

ABSTRACT This study was to establish the major challenges that face the resettlement of internally displaced persons in Nakuru district. The study was based on three objectives. That to establish the challenges in resettling internally displacement persons, find the challenges encountered by the government in resettlement process and assess the efforts of the non-governmental organizations. The review of literature indicated that although there are many scholars who have written about electio...

Effects of Conflict on the Delivery of Social Services a Case Study of Kyuso District Eastern Kenya.

ABSTRACT This study investigated effects of armed conflicts on delivery of social services in Kyuso District of Kenya. The region continue to experience intermittent conflict from Somali and Kambas. The specific study objectives include; to find out the services affected by the conflicts; to identify the people affected by conflicts in accessing services and to find new methods of delivering the services in such violence — tone areas. The literature indicates little success in resolving the...


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