What Makes or Breaks National Dialogues?
BRIEFING NOTE (4 p.) - IPTI - April 2017
This Briefing Note presents key findings of the National Dialogues research project, which aims to contribute to a better understanding of common features of National Dialogues, as well as the factors and conditions that have affected National Dialogues
The Role of Legitimacy in the Governance of Fragile States
POLICY BRIEF - INSTITUTE FOR HUMAN SECURITY - June 2016
This research analyses the Broadening Participation Project dataset to explore the relationship between broader inclusion in peace and political negotiations and the legitimacy of those negotiations in a variety of population groups.
Inclusive Political Settlements: New Insights from Yemen's National Dialogue
JOURNAL ARTICLE - PRISM Vol 6 No 1 - March 2016
The article analyzes the National Dialogue Conference for a New Yemen held between 2013 and 2014 with reference to the findings of the “Broadening Participation” project led at the Graduate Institute in Geneva.
Dialogues in Peace and Mediation Processes: Definitions, types, goals, and success factors for sustainability
REPORT (12 p.) - IPTI - March 2016
This report provides an overview of National Dialogues, as well as other types of non-formal dialogues, including high-level problem-solving workshops (track 1.5), consultations and civil society dialogues (track 2), and people-to-people dialogues and local community relations meetings (track 3).
Broadening participation in peace processes - Dilemmas & options for mediators
MEDIATION PRACTICE SERIES (28 p.) - HD CENTRE - June 2014
This paper seeks to provide mediators and mediation teams with a better understanding of, and options for, broadening participation in peace negotiations without sacrificing the effectiveness of the mediation process.
Can Inclusive Peace Processes Work? New Evidence From a Multi-Year Research Project
BRIEFING NOTE (4 p.) - CCDP and IPTI - April 2015
With a team of more than 30 researchers, the ongoing project “Broadening Participation in Political Negotiations and Implementation” produced seven key findings for successful inclusive peace processes.