Supporting Statebuilding in Situations of Conflict and Fragility: Policy Guidance

By Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
June 20, 2011

Functioning states are essential to conflict prevention, regional stability, and poverty reduction, yet state fragility remains widespread and currently impacts tens of millions of Africans. Key elements of stabilization strategies include security and justice, revenue and expenditure management, and job creation, but priority should be placed on inclusive state-society interaction and accountability at all times and levels.

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Security Topics: Stabilization of Fragile States