Annete Weber, “Boundaries with Issues: Soft Border Management as a Solution?”, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, January 2012

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The author advocates for “soft” border management as opposed to the more common “hard” or securitized approach. She argues that cross-border issues such as oil, migration, pastoralism, citizenship, and trade should be negotiated and administered rather than imposed, focusing on the positive potential of border populations in trade and knowledge of border management.

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