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EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region

A new space for a study of novel forms of diplomacy

Zane Šime

Statement on Atlantic Research and Innovation Cooperation between the EU, Brazil, and South Africa ( European Commission, 2017 ). UNESCO headquartered in Paris makes the city naturally prone to the science diplomacy circles, although its work reverberates

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Rethinking Resistance to Transitional Justice

Briony Jones and Thomas Brudholm

justice policy (e.g., South Africa, Rwanda, Sierra Leone), resistance to the advocacy of forgiveness often takes on the specter of a morally and politically impossible or irresponsible and irrational position. What might be called the moral marginalization

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The Permeable Olympic Fortress

Mega-Event Security as Camouflage in Rio de Janeiro

Dennis Pauschinger

considerable research on the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, where sport mega-event security governance was carried out in persistent racially-divided and unequal social environments ( Alegi and Bolsmann 2012 ; Cornelissen 2011 ; Eisenhauer et al. 2013

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Guarding the Body

Private Security Work in Rio de Janeiro

Erika Robb Larkins

/9780520285705.001.0001 Diphoorn , Tessa . 2015 . “ ‘It’s All about the Body’: The Bodily Capital of Armed Response Officers in South Africa .” Medical Anthropology 34 ( 4 ): 336 – 352 . 10.1080/01459740.2015.1027342 Diphoorn , Tessa . 2016 . Twilight

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Exceptionalism and Necropolitical Security Dynamics in Olympic Rio de Janeiro

Margit Ystanes and Tomas Salem

Abolition of the Slave Trade was founded in Britain in 1787, Brazil had abolished slavery as the last country in the Western Hemisphere. The new republic did not formally have racial segregation such as the United States and South Africa, but in the absence

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Scratches on our sovereignty?

Analyzing conservation politics in the Sundarbans

Jayashree Vivekanandan

stresses on “respecting sovereignty” and “following the laws and regulations of the respective member country” ( ICIMOD and UNEP, 2010, p. 33 ). The international treaty establishing the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP) by Mozambique, South Africa

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Space of Hope for Lebanon’s Missing

Promoting Transitional Justice through a Digital Memorial

Erik Van Ommering and Reem el Soussi

a troubled past. While in Lebanon protecting perpetrators in the name of securing a degree of peaceful coexistence has prevailed over responding to the needs of survivors or calls for justice, countries like Rwanda, Bosnia, Cambodia, and South Africa

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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

Bisha mine’s operations to the South African-based engineering firm SENET, which in turn hired the Eritrean-based companies Mereb and Segen, both run by the Eritrean government, to carry out construction of the mine and hire the labor force ( SCBC 2016

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Analyzing Resistance to Transitional Justice

What Can We Learn from Hybridity?

Briony Jones

, and public forms of catharsis, may not always indicate resistance. Instead it may be itself a form of peacebuilding ( Eastmond and Selimović 2012 ). Implications of a Relational Approach Thomas Brudholm, in work on both South Africa’s transitional

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"Our Future Is Already in Jeopardy"

Duress and the Palimpsest of Violence of Two CAR Student Refugees in the DRC

Maria Catherina Wilson Janssens

some years in order to grant Chinese and South African companies lucrative uranium, diamond, and oil deals. Paris did not appreciate this move (see also Branco 2016 ; Smith 2015 ; Thomas 2016 ). 4 For a mind-boggling and chronological visualization