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The African Union and human protection: towards a regional protection regime

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A global discourse of protection and responsibility suggests that human protection norms have gained traction. Empirically, this coincides with an observed global reduction in violence. How does this relate to regional protection practices in Africa; is there a regional protection regime? If so, how is this regime constituted, and what does it comprise? Does it shape regional protection practices, and if so, in what ways? This article describes the origins of human protection norms in Africa ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1080/19392206.2020.1779528

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-7038-3527
Publisher:
Routledge
Journal:
African Security More from this journal
Volume:
13
Issue:
2
Pages:
147-170
Publication date:
2020-06-28
Acceptance date:
2020-06-03
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EISSN:
1939-2214
ISSN:
1939-2206
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1111322
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pubs:1111322
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2020-06-10

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