|aWorld development report|fby The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), the World Bank.
|aWashington, D.C.|cOxford University Press|d1979-2019.
|av.|cill., tables|d27 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aImprint varies : Washington, D.C., The World Bank, 2007
|aSummary:Conflict, Security, and Development examines the changing nature of violence in the 21st century, and underlines the negative impact of repeated cycles of violence on a country or region's development prospects. Preventing violence and building peaceful states that respond to the aspirations of their citizens requires strong leadership and concerted national and international efforts. The Report is based on new research, case studies and extensive consultations with leaders and evelopment practitioners throughout the world