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State fragility       LUcat Search catalogue MMS 9839604229202711

Scope note
Fragile States lack the functional authority to provide basic security within their borders, the institutional capacity to provide basic social needs for their populations, and/or the political legitimacy to effectively represent their citizens at home or abroad (Canada’s Country Indicators for Foreign Policy CIFP, 2006).

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fragile States
weak States

Related terms
political stability
State
State collapse

Subject category
09.01.05 POLITICAL CONDITIONS AND PROCESSES

Indexing history
Added 2020



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