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Local Elites Hold Negative Views of Diaspora as Peacebuilders in Bosnia and Herzegovina



Senior Fellow Jasmin Hasić’s research on the perception of diaspora members as peacebuilders by local elites in Bosnia & Herzegovina was recently published in the Peace Science Digest. Read more here.

“Diasporas, specifically those dispelled from their original homelands due to armed conflict, are increasingly viewed by both academic and practitioner communities as transnational peacebuilders. Yet, members of the diaspora must engage with local elites whose views of the role of the diaspora in peacebuilding are shaped by partisan politics and power dynamics. “