Lesson: Conflict Management Overview

This powerpoint provides an introduction to the Conflict Management Module. In addition to providing a conceptual outline (below), it also introduces institutions, data sources and methods for exploring this topic.


  1. Conflict patterns
    • Types of conflict: inter-state vs. intra-state
    • Regional differences: Horn of Africa vs. Sub-Saharan Africa
  2. Conflict consequences
    • Conflict-related deaths in the Horn of Africa
    • Internally displaced persons & refugees in the Horn of Africa
  3. Conflict sources
    • Violent events & ecosystems in the Horn of Africa
  4. Conflict management
    • Local strategy: peace committees in Kenya
    • National strategy: Ministry of Federal Affairs in Ethiopia
    • Regional strategy: Intergovernmental Authority on Development