Crisis Response: Humanitarian Band-Aids in Sudan and Somalia

Overview

A detailed analysis of the recent human rights and humanitarian interventions in Sudan and Somalia, examining those that have worked and those that have not. Viewing the crises in the two countries in the wider context of cyclical famines in the Horn, Prendergast looks at the massive worldwide responses which often come too late and fail to address the causes of the crises.

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Overview

A detailed analysis of the recent human rights and humanitarian interventions in Sudan and Somalia, examining those that have worked and those that have not. Viewing the crises in the two countries in the wider context of cyclical famines in the Horn, Prendergast looks at the massive worldwide responses which often come too late and fail to address the causes of the crises.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780745311562
  • Publisher: Pluto Press
  • Publication date: 4/28/1997
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 1.11 (w) x 1.11 (h) x 1.11 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Clan Genealogies
1 Conflict in Sudan and Somalia 3
2 The Limits of Crisis Response in the Horn of Africa 10
3 Confronting the Internationalization of Sudan's Conflict 19
4 Greed and Holy Wars in Sudan's Nuba Mountains 30
5 Opportunities for Peace-Building in Southern Sudan 44
6 Political economy of Post-intervention Somalia 91
7 Continuing Cycles of Violence in Somalia 108
8 Lessons from Crisis Response in the Horn of Africa 139
App Addis Declaration on Crisis Response and Intervention February 1995 153
Notes 156
Index 165
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