Jonah Leff, “Pastoralists at War: Violence and Security in the Kenya-Sudan-Uganda Border Region”, International Journal of Conflict and Violence, December 2009

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Highlights the causes of cross border conflicts including environmental factors, colonial and post-colonial policies, commercialization of cattle raiding, lack of state security provision, and proliferation of small arms and light weapons. It also look at the issue of disarmament in Karamoja, Uganda, North Rift Region, Kenya. and Jonglei, South Sudan. It gives case studies of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms and makes recommendations for peace-building activities.

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