Arms Control  |  Canada  |  Conflict  |  Just War  |  Peace Operations  |  Religions & War/Peace  |  UN  |  Complete List

 

LATEST PUBLICATIONS
Data Analysis Tools of UN and OSCE Field Operations (Security & Human Rights Journal) (html) (pdf* NEWEST *
Simulating Peace Operations: Digital Training and Education  (Simulation & Gaming) (html) (pdf from SAGE) * NEWEST *
Eastern Ukraine: Tech Innovation in OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (OSCE Yearbook 2019) (html) (pdf* NEW *
      (searchable pdf, 8 MB) 
New Expert Panel Needed on Technology and UN Peace Operations (ZIF-Berlin) (pdf
UN Technology to Cope with COVID-19 and Beyond (UN Chronicle: enfr) (pdf)
Technology Investments Paying Off in Peace Operations (Security and Human Rights Monitor) (pdf
UN Peacekeeping Works but Canada's Contribution at All-time Low (Hill Times op-ed) (pdf

TOPICAL (RELATING TO ISSUES OF THE DAY) 
Tracking the Promises: Canada's contributions to UN peacekeeping (html)
  ** Updated mid-monthly **
 
  

 
ARMS CONTROL

Canada’s cluster bomb legislation: shamelessly flawed (iPolitics)
Chemical and nuclear Inspection agencies: OPCW/IAEA Comparison, IAEA Bulletin (html) (pdf)
Chemical Weapons Convention: an overview
Chemical Weapons Convention: compliance provisions
Chemical Weapons Convention: ratification testimony before the Foreign Affairs Committee (html) (full session)
Compliance Mechanisms in Disarmament Treaties (html) (pdf)
NPT Compliance and North Korea: carrots, sticks and bombs (html) (pdf) 
PAXSAT: a Canadian initiative in arms control
Satellite and Airborne Surveillance for Arms Control: workshop report
Small Arms, Human Security and Development (html) (pdf)
Treaties for Arms Control: tabulation (html) (pdf)
UN Should Verify Treaties  (pdf
UN Verification: case for a UN Verification Agency
Verification Agency Inside or Outside the UN? 
 


CANADA & SECURITY


Canada & Peace Operations (by year)

Unprepared for Peace? Canadian Training for Peacekeeping (html) (pdf, 2016) (Fr) (CCPA) (Toronto Star Editorial) 
UN peacekeeping: Canada’s back? When? How? (Policy Options, 2017) 
Canada: The Once and Future Peacekeeper (pdf: enfr) (WFMC Book, 2017)
Back in the Game: Canada's potential contributions to UN operations (2-pager for Defence Policy Review, 2017)
     (pdf: enfr(Update 2018, pdf: enfr)
Canadian Contributions to UN Peace Operations: House Defence Committee testimony 2018 (html)
     transcript (enfr); audio; handout graphs (pdf: enfr); 2-page brief (pdf: enfr, 2018); full report (pdf: en, fr)
     Senate Security/Defence Committee (2016): testimony (en, fr) (full report pdf: en, fr) 
Canadian Contributions to UN Peace Operations: proposals 
brief (pdf: enfr
Peacekeeping Training in Canada (html) (International Journal) (2018)
Peacekeeping Promises: Kept or Broken? (html) (pdf) in The United Nations and Canada 2018  
Canadian Peacekeepers Needed in Mali (RCMI SitRep) (pdf, 2020)

Op-eds (by year)

Canada Pulls Out of Peacekeeping (Globe and Mail , 2006)
Where are Our Peacekeepers? (Toronto Star , 2009)
It's Time to Keep the Peace Again (National Post, 2011)
Canada Moves Further from Peacekeeping  (Toronto Star, 2013)
A return of Canada, the Peacekeeper (html) (Open Canada) (pdf, 2015)
Canada to keep the peace again (html) (Hill Times) (pdf, 2016)
Canada dithers on peacekeeping committment (Ottawa Citizen, 2017)
Trudeau Government’s Rhetoric on Peacekeeping Has Priority Over Action (Ottawa Citizen, 2017)
What happened to Trudeau’s peacekeeping promise? (html) (Toronto Star) (version en français)
UN Peacekeeping Works but Canada's Contribution at All-time Low (Hill Times op-ed, 2020) (pdf)

  

 

INTERNATIONAL LAW

The International Criminal Court and the Crime of Aggression
See:
Arms Control 

JUST WAR


PEACE OPERATIONS 

Afghanistan: give peacekeeping a chance (html) (pdf)
Air Power in UN Operations: Four Facets (html) (pdf)
AIR POWER IN UN OPERATIONS: Wings for Peace (Ashgate/Routledge, 2014) (full contents, pdfs)
Bosnia Security Sector Reform (pdf)
Canada: See section Canada & Peace Operations (above)
Central African Republic: Opportunity for Canadian peacekeeping (html)

Combat Air Power in the Congo, 2003– (html)
Cyberpeacekeeping: A New Role for the United Nations? (html) (pdf(digest in Peace Magazine)
East Timor: personal encounters with militias
First UN "Air Force": peacekeepers in combat, Congo 1960-64 (html) (pdf) 
Gaming Peace: A Call for Peacekeeper Roles (Defence Report link) (html 
Mandates of peace ops (lists and extracts): Traditional, Multidimensional, Summary 
Peace Operations: Terms & Definitions (for House Defence Committee) (pdf: en, fr annex)

Peacekeeping Then, Now and Always (html) (pdf
Protecting Civilans with force: Haiti (html) (pdf) (Routledge)
Regional Peacekeeping Is Not the Way (html) (pdf)
Rwanda: "Preventing the Bloodbath", could the UN have predicted & prevented the genocide? (html) (pdf)
The Peacekeepers Film Study Guide (pdf), NFB (en, fr)
UN Humanitarian Air Service: Flying Humanitarians (html) (pdf)
Web links on Peacekeeping

Who is Dying for Peace? (Fatalities in Peacekeeping) (html) (pdf)

Peacekeeping Intelligence  

Congo: Intelligence and Peacekeeping: the UN Operation in the Congo 1960-64 (html) (pdf)
Haiti: Intelligence-led Peacekeeping: the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (html) 
(pdf)
Human Security Intelligence (pdf)
Intelligence-Gathering in UN Peacekeeping: the limits (html) (pdf)
Lebanon: Aerial Surveillance 1958 (html) (pdf)
Mali: Evolution of Peacekeeping Intelligence (html) (pdf)
Namibia: Crisis warning 1989 (html) (pdf)
UN Headquarters Intelligence: Zaire 1996 (html) (pdf)
UN Peacekeeping Intelligence, chapter in Oxford Handbook (html, OUP access) (pdf1) (pdf2)

Peacekeeping Simulation
Peacekeeping Simulation: From wargames to peacegames (International Peacekeeping journal) (pdf)
Simulating Peace Operations: Digital Training and Education (Simulation & Gaming) (html) (pdf)
 
 
Technology in Peace Ops

Airships for Humanitarian & UN Peace Operations? (html) (pdf)
Data Analysis Tools of UN and OSCE Field Operations (Security & Human Rights Journal) (html) (pdf)
Eastern Ukraine: Tech Innovation in OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (OSCE Yearbook 2019) (html) (pdf* NEW *
      (searchable pdf, 8 MB)
Give the Peacekeepers Tools They Need (html) (National Post op-ed) 
High-tech peacekeeping (html) (pdf)
Innovative Technology: Mission-Multiplier (2017 Vancouver Ministerial) (enfr) (pdf: enfr)
KEEPING WATCH: Monitoring, Technology and Innovation in UN Peace Operations (contents, full pdf)
New Tech for Peace & Protection: Expanding the R2P Toolbox (co-author Lloyd Axworthy) (Daedalus) (html) (pdf)
New Expert Panel Needed on Technology and UN Peace Operations (ZIF-Berlin) (pdf)
Performance Peacekeeping: technology and innovation in UN peacekeeping (UN panel, 2015) (pdf 11 MB)
Smart Peacekeeping: Toward Tech-Enabled Operations (Exec Summary html) (IPI) (pdf, 1.4  MB)
Smartphones for Smart Peacekeeping
Surveillance in Cyprus: UN peacekeeping force (html) (pdf)
Technologie: le maintien de la paix à la fine pointe de la technologie? (html link) (pdf)
Technology Investments Paying Off in Peace Operations (Security and Human Rights Monitor) (pdf
Tools of the Trade? monitoring and surveillance technologies for UN peacekeeping (pdf)
Tracking Peacekeepers in Real-time (html) (pdf) (IPI version, pdf)
UAVs in UN operations: Eye in the Sky (pdf)
UN Drones: "Les drones onusiens pour le maintien de la paix" (fr, pdf)
UN Technology to Cope with COVID-19 and Beyond (
UN Chronicle: enfr) (pdf
 
 

RELIGIONS & WAR/PEACE   

Hinduism's Rāmāyaṇa and the Just War (html) (pdf)
Lotus on the Lake: eastern spirituality & world peace (html) (pdf)
Modern Sikh Warriors (html) (pdf
The Sword and the Turban: armed force in Sikh thought (html) (pdf)
U Thant: Buddhism in action (html) (pdf)

War & Peace in World Religions (Scriptural Justifications):
Part I: Abrahamic religions (pdf)
Part II: religions of Indic origin (pdf) 
Part III: comparison of seven world religions (pdf) (yumpu view)

   Religions on War/Peace Page

 


>> Citations of publications by "A. Walter Dorn": Google Scholar; Google Scholar Profile and Google Books.