26 December 2012

Kenya: Devolve Security Aparatus - Expert

Residents of areas affected by conflict should be directly involved in peace missions.

Conflict resolution expert Machira Apollos says deploying police officers to watch over those affected may not be a lasting solutions since the communities feel left out. He also wants the government to address the root causes of the conflict like poor infrastructure.

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