The Lord's Resistance Army and the Responsibility to Protect

Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
The Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect
Abstract
This brief seeks to clarify how the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) applies to the threat posed by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) and examines the measures that should be taken by regional governments, the African Union (AU), donor governments and the UN Security Council in order to protect populations under threat.
Topic
Political Violence, Ethnic Conflict, Human Rights, Armed Struggle, Insurgency
Political Geography
Africa, United Nations