Do Local Agreements Forge Peace? The Case of Eastern DRC

Koen Vlassenroot and Wakenge, Claude Iguma

The Congo Research Briefs are a joint publication of the Conflict Research Group (CRG) at Ghent University, the Social Science Research Council (SSRC), the Study Group on Conflicts and Human Security (GEC-SH) at the University of Kivu Research Center (CERUKI), and the Governance-in-Conflict Network (GiC). These will provide concise and timely summaries of ongoing research on the Congo that is being undertaken by CRG, SSRC, GEC-SH, GiC, and their partners.

The authors wish to thank Josaphat Musumba, Kasper Hoffmann, Alexis Bouvy, and Aymar Nyenyezi Bisoka for their invaluable insights and commentary on earlier drafts of this text. This material has been funded by UK aid from the UK government; however the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the UK government’s official policies.

Title
Do Local Agreements Forge Peace? The Case of Eastern DRC
Author
Koen Vlassenroot and Wakenge, Claude Iguma
Published
Social Science Research Council, July 2020
Citation
Do Local Agreements Forge Peace? The Case of Eastern DRC, Koen Vlassenroot and Wakenge, Claude Iguma (Social Science Research Council, July 2020), Congo Research Brief Issue 5.