Book Review: Demobilizing Irregular Forces

How to deal with members of irregular forces that have been involved in violence and armed conflict, and facilitate their (re)integration into civilian life in a post-war society is one of the main dilemmas affecting countries in transition from war to peace. The fate of former combatants is inextricably linked to wider efforts to build sustainable security institutions and, in more general terms, to build peace after war.

Check my review of Demobilizing Irregular Forces, by Eric Y. Shibuya, published in the Global Policy Journal, 28 August 2014.