The civil war issue has been the main target of many humanitarian as well as peacekeeping missions such as the AMISOM but the conflict still exists as a result of various factors such as the fact that countries have intervened for their own selfish reasons such as oil and trade routes. These will be explored in the paper as an analysis of the various interventions is presented.The civil war issue has been the main target of many humanitarian as well as peacekeeping missions such as the AMISOM but the conflict still exists as a result of various factors such as the fact that countries have intervened for their own selfish reasons such as oil and trade routes. These will be explored in the paper as an analysis of the various interventions is presented. Six main United Organizations were involved in coordinating overall humanitarian efforts in Somalia: the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UNHCR, UNICEF, and WHO. In addition, over 30 NGOs worked as implanting partners of the UN in Somalia. Among the things that were addressed by the United Nations organizations together with the NGOs included coming up with priority options that could aid combat famine and loss of innocent lives in Somalia. However, delayed international media coverage of the conflict played a significant role in triggering international responses (Schraeder, 2006).The first reports by the NGOs who were residing in the country when Said Barre was overthrown did not receive significant attention.
The essay "Post Colonial Intervention in Somalia" will present the various interventions into Somalia by various countries as well as various international organizations in order to explore the successes and the failures that have resulted in the conflict not ending despite the interventions…
Measuring people on the basis of their colour, race, and ethnicity has been a widespread phenomenon all over the world. Race, colour have been the parameters of assessing the ability of the person. White community is sick and has not been completely colour-blind.
In a country characterized by homogeneous culture and religion, conflicts between clans and sub entities of the clans remain one of the most difficult challenges towards the establishment of a democratic state (Makinda, 1992, pp 34-37). Though the reign of Siad Barre was oppressive and undemocratic, it demonstrated the tragic consequences that an oppressive government dominated by one clan could have on the country that has numerous clans, each interested to get control of the state’s affairs.
The continent was characterized by a number of ethnic and civil wars, and wars for national liberation and interstate conflicts. At this moment the issues of conflict management and resolution became necessary for shaping an environment, which would ensure a political and economic development of the continent.
In recent times however, postcolonial writers and literary critics have responded to stories and works of authors focusing on dominant cultures via the filters of the twentieth century Western thinker, themselves explicitly antagonist to Western traditions.
With their enormous force of military and culture the British commenced the process of domination and began to impose their values upon Antigua. Political and cultural corruption began to hit at the roots of identity of Antiguans. Aggrandizement for wealth of the British began the process of corrosion of the local values, whether they intentionally wanted it or not.
Post-colonial theory deals with the reading and writing of literature written in previously or currently colonized countries, or literature written in colonizing countries which deals with colonization or colonized peoples. It focuses particularly on
Caryl Phillips was born on 13 March 1958 on the Caribbean island of St Kitts.
In Midnight’s Children, the history of Independent India evolves through people’s individual histories. In my paper, I highlighted the fact that Rushdie tries in his novel to contest the political versions of Indian history and replace it with a novelist’s version, which in turn is an attempt to represent the people’s version.