Publications by the IS Academy Human Security in Fragile States

The IS Academy Human Security in Fragile States publishes articles, occasional papers and research briefs.

  • Research briefs are intended to disseminate research results from the field, and to further and enhance dialogue between the stakeholders and the broader public involved in the field of socio-economic recovery in fragile and conflict-affected environments. 
  • Occasional papers are essays or reports that are commissioned by the IS Academy to contribute to the debate on a certain topic. The perspective of an occasional paper is the author’s and is supported by substantial research. Occasional papers usually come forth from short-term research projects.
  • Articles primarily come forth from the work by the PhD candidates, and are directed at an academic audience.

Research Briefs

Occasional Papers