Reforming Security in Timor-Leste: Can a Plural Justice System Work? | In Asia

http://asiafoundation.org/in-asia/2016/04/13/reforming-security-in-timor-leste-can-a-plural-justice-system-work/

conflict-affected or post-conflict societies like Timor-Leste, day-to-day security is often not provided by the state via a formal justice mechanism, but rather, through informal, community-level actors with varying relationships to the state (described as plural security). This reality is often a frustration for bilateral and multilateral aid agencies in their ability to support security sector reform efforts in contexts where the state may not be the accessible or preferred security actor.

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Aaron

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