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In preparation for the first TICAD conference to be held in Africa in August, Directors of African peace training centers met and recommended a joint needs assessment with Japan and UN and called for more national ownership.
Ai Kihara-Hunt of University of Essex presented her paper "Needed or Bargained: The Rise of United Nations Formed Police Units" and questioned the necessity of rapid increase in engagement of Formed Police Units in UN peace operations.
This website is managed by the associates of Professor Hasegawa's peacebuilding study group and his former seminar class students. Mr. Shogo Yoshida, who was one of Professor Hasegawa's sixth seminar class students at Hosei University and now is a graduate student at the University of Tokyo, is managing this website. If you wish to contribute articles and pictures to this website, please send them to: firstname.lastname@example.org.