Extracted from text ... EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
This report is based on the
proceedings of an international experts' workshop with
the theme "Challenges of Peace Implementation in C?te d'Ivoire", held at the
Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre from 31 May to 2 June 2004.
C?te d' Ivoire, once a stable and prosperous country in a generally unstable West
African region, has been in a state of civil war since a failed coup attempt in
September 2002. The period of actual combat was relatively short, and the
of destruction and casualties suffered during the
crisis have been low - indeed
way below that suffered ..