Conflict Assessment: Northern Kenya and Somaliland
137 Pages Posted: 4 Apr 2015
Date Written: Feb 2015
Based on several months of fieldwork and review of secondary sources commissioned by the Danish Demining Group, this is a detailed study of conflict dynamics and the role of new developments -- including oil exploration, political devolution, and violent extremism -- in five northern Kenya counties (Marsabit, Isiolo, Mandera, Wajir, and Garissa) and portions of eastern Somaliland.
Keywords: conflict, northern Kenya, Somaliland, oil, devolution, Al Shabaab
JEL Classification: R50
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