Housing, Land and Property Rights as War-Financing Commodities: A Typology with Lessons from Darfur, Colombia and Syria

  title={Housing, Land and Property Rights as War-Financing Commodities: A Typology with Lessons from Darfur, Colombia and Syria},
  author={Jon Darrel Unruh},
  journal={Stability: International Journal of Security and Development},
  • J. Unruh
  • Published 2022
  • Political Science
  • Stability: International Journal of Security and Development
The ongoing use of landscape-based conflict commodities — diamonds and other minerals, timber, wildlife, etc. — to finance wars continues to evolve. The success with which such commodities can be transacted to support militaries, militias and insurgencies has led belligerents to innovate with additional commodities. Housing, land and property (HLP) rights within war zones have belatedly joined the list of conflict commodities that are subject to transaction, and to such an extent as to warrant… 
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Deriving Countermeasures to the Use of Housing, Land and Property Rights as a War-Financing Commodity

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