The course examines and explains theory and practice of the United Nations Organizations activities and operations in modern conflicts. Evolution of principles of the UN conflict resolution is analyzed since UN formation till latest UN involvements in the former Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Libya, Middle East, UN policies towards conflicts in post-Soviet space.
United Nations and Conflict ResolutionMoscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) / МГИМО (Московский государственный институт международных отношений МИД России)
Prof. Dr. Alexander NIKITINProfessor of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), of the Lomonosov State University (MSU) and of the Higher School of Economics (HSE); Director of the MGIMO Center for Euro-Atlantic Security; Principal Research Fellow, Institute for World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO); President Emeritus of the Russian Political Science Association; Member of the Scientific Council under the Security Council of Russia and of the Scientific-Expert Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)
Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) / МГИМО (Московский государственный институт международных отношений МИД России)
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