Fredrik Wesslau. Foto: EUAM Ukraine
DDR and Community Based Integration
Since the early 1990s, DDR programmes (Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration of former combatants and other persons associated with armed forces or groups) have increasingly been part of peace support operations and peace building interventions around the world.
This FBA Brief discusses the concept of community based integration and highlights the importance of putting the community itself in the driver seat for the integration process.