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Embracing SDG16+ in Somaliland: an opportunity for change
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Embracing SDG16+ in Somaliland: an opportunity for change

Hopes are high in Somaliland after a largely peaceful presidential election in November. Abdijalil Dahir Aqarshe and Jordan Street argue that the Sustainable Development Goals have a crucial role to play in supporting this shift and bringing together seemingly disparate development efforts.  

8 December 2017
Bimala Thapa – tackling perceptions of women in the Nepal Police
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Bimala Thapa – tackling perceptions of women in the Nepal Police

This short video is part of Saferworld's gender, security and development interview series exploring how unequal and harmful standards and expectations of women and men can be challenged successfully in Nepal. In the first instalment, we spoke with the former Deputy Inspector General of the Nepal Police, Bimala Thapa

25 November 2017
Nepal’s constitution: between consolidation and contention
Comment & analysis

Nepal’s constitution: between consolidation and contention

Following a 10-year civil war, Nepal’s constitution set the country on the path towards elections and was meant to bring peace and stability to the nation. But with the country’s diversity of ethnic groups, languages and castes, many feel that it doesn’t go far enough. Anurag Acharya looks at the recent local elections and explores what they mean for Nepal’s future direction.

27 October 2017
Goal 16 is about peace, not hard security
Comment & analysis

Goal 16 is about peace, not hard security

Goal 16 is about human security and sustainable peace. Yet some are increasingly using the goal to justify securitised approaches to development.

12 October 2017