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30 January 2012

Sexual violence by Private Military Contractors remains a problem, according to David Isenberg

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1 February 2010

[video] The Benefits of Microfinance

Author: Co-operative Bank

The Co-operative Bank [part of Co-operative Group] has created a special $50 million fund in order to support the future development of small businesses in some of the world’s poorest countries. Here we follow Belma Gracankic, a Bosnian refugee who...

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1 February 2007
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Author: International Alert

Entreprise Locale, Paix Locale souligne le potentiel du secteur privé national à contribuer à une paix durable, dans le cadre d'un tel effort collectif. Il y est démontré que les entreprises sont souvent étroitement liées à la dynamique de conflit, et...

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1 January 2007

[PDF] full report: "Addressing the role of private security companies within security sector reform programmes"

Author: Anna Richards, Henry Smith, Saferworld

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1 October 2006
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Author: International Alert

Local Business, Local Peace (Las empresas locales y la paz), pone de relieve el potencial que tiene el sector empresarial del país afectado para contribuir a forjar una paz duradera como parte de ese esfuerzo colectivo. Enfatiza que el sector...

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30 July 2006

[PDF] The Sarajevo Code of Conduct for Private Security Companies

Author: South Eastern and Eastern Europe Clearinghouse for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons

The Sarajevo Code of Conduct and Sarajevo Client Guidelines are mutually reinforcing documents. It is important to recognise that neither document is intended as a substitute for national legislation in this area, the effective implementation of which...

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24 July 2006

Local Business, Local Peace: the Peacebuilding Potential of the Domestic Private Sector

Author: International Alert

Local Business, Local Peace presents more than 20 case studies of business actors taking steps to address violent conflict, including from Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Guatemala, Israel and Palestine, Nepal, Somalia, South Caucasus...

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20 July 2006

[PDF] The Sarajevo Client Guidelines for the Procurement of Private Security Companies

Author: South Eastern and Eastern Europe Clearinghouse for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons

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Article
26 January 2006

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Behind closed gates: ethnic discrimination in employment

Author: Amnesty International

...[Discrimination] continues to be one of the most serious obstacles to the return of refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs). This report focuses on the continuing discrimination against workers from ethnic minorities, including in equal...

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1 August 2005

[PDF] SALW [Small Arms and Light Weapons] and Private Security Companies in South Eastern Europe: A Cause or Effect of Insecurity?

Author: Michael Page (International Alert), Simon Rynn, Zack Taylor and David Wood (Saferworld)

This report surveys the development, conduct and regulation of the private security industry in the eight countries currently party to the European Union’s Stability Pact for South East Europe…Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the...

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