Attempts at Building Peace in the Solomon Islands: Disconnected Layers

December, 2009 | Jack Maebuta, and Rebecca Spence, with Iris Wielders, and Micheal O’Loughlin

Suggested Citation: Maebuta, Jack, and Rebecca Spence, with Iris Wielders, and Micheal O’Loughlin. Attempts at Building Peace in the Solomon Islands: Disconnected Layers. Cambridge, MA: CDA Collaborative Learning Projects and Peaceworks Pty Ltd, 2009.

What were the multiple and interlinked factors that worked together to cause parts of the Solomon Islands nation to collapse into conflict? What were the peacebuilding dynamics?

The case writers propose that there have been, and continue to be, parallel processes working at brokering peace, creating stability and (re)creating and realizing a more sustainable peace.