Source: (2009) Monograph 158, Institute for Security Studies.

Th e purpose of this study on Zambia is to present an overview of current trends, risks and opportunities for conflict mitigation. The study highlights potential areas of concern, and will conclude with recommendations to guide strategy aimed at mitigating any potential resort to violent conflict... Thus far, conflict in Zambia has generally been resolved without the resort to violence. This study aims to identify factors that may counteract this trend in order to ensure that conflict continue to be managed peacefully. (excerpt)