Publications

Pre-publication version of article accepted for publication as:
Pegg, S; Walls, M; (2018) Back on Track? Somaliland after its 2017 Presidential Election. African Affairs, 117 (467) pp. 326-337

Published link (requires subscription): http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/10047668/
Pre-published link (free access): https://www.michael-walls.com/wp-content/uploads/Somaliland-AffAffairs-Post-Election-prepub.pdf

Book

Walls, M. (2014). A Somali Nation-State: history, culture and Somaliland's political transition. Pisa: Ponte Invisibile. Open in a new window

Chapter

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2011). Discourse and Intervention in Somaliland: Tensions and successes in the transition from deliberation to representation. Somaliland: the way forward. Pisa, Italy: Ponte Invisibile. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2013). Identity, Stability and the Somali State: Indigenous Forms and External Interventions. In E. Leonard, G. Ramsay (Eds.), Globalizing Somalia: Multilateral, international, and transnational repercussions of conflict (pp. 253-277). London, UK & New York, US: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Elmi, H. (2012). Indigenous Forms and External Interventions in a Somali Context. In M. Fadal (Ed.), Reflections and Lessons of Somaliland’s two Decades of Sustained Peace, State-building and Democratization (pp. 70-86). Hargeisa/Nairobi: SORADI/Heinrich Böll Stiftung. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2012). Lessons From Somaliland’s 2010 Presidential Elections: What Democratic Spaces, What Opportunities?. In M. Fadal (Ed.), Reflections and Lessons of Somaliland’s two Decades of Sustained Peace, State-building and Democratization (pp. 23-43). Hargeisa/Nairobi: SORADI/Heinrich Böll Stiftung. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2013). Postscript: Reflections of an International (Election) Observer. In E. Paice, H. Gibson (Eds.), After Borama: Consensus, representation and parliament in Somaliland (pp. 37-39). London, UK: Africa Research Institute. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2013). Women’s political participation in Somaliland. Journeys from exclusion to inclusion: Marginalised women’s successes in overcoming political exclusion (pp. 164-197). Stockholm, Sweden: International IDEA. Open in a new window

Conference

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (n.d.). Tradition and modernity in Somaliland - beyond polarity: negotiating a hybrid state.

Conference presentation

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2011). What makes Somaliland´s case for recognition so different?. Presented at: Yorkshire African Studies Network (YASN): South Sudan and after: rethinking borders and revisiting migration after the referendum. Open in a new window

Internet publication

Walls, M., Mahamoud, A., & Kibble, S. (2008). A Failed State? Discussion Panel on Somalia (podcast) [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://audiovideo.economist.com/?fr_story=a414e7b8d6d7be7d1c42ae564e75c2ef0f3fce5f&rf=bm. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2012). International engagement in Somalia: lessons from Somaliland? [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://blogs.ucl.ac.uk/dpublog/2012/02/29/international-engagement-in-somalia/. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2012). Somaliland: proof that aid doesn’t work … or lessons on some of the kinds that do (sometimes) [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://blogs.ucl.ac.uk/dpublog/2012/02/02/somaliland/. Open in a new window

Walls, M., Mahamoud, A., & Kibble, S. (2008). Some hope in the Horn? Somaliland (podcast) [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://audiovideo.economist.com/?fr_story=03e40e9b12b8093fd220b9c0661384244a783141&rf=bm. Open in a new window

Walls, M., Mahamoud, A., & Kibble, S. (2008). The benefits of plunder: Piracy in Somalia (podcast) [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://audiovideo.economist.com/?fr_story=4335cd36542bb69e049ae1a0a578764eebc09b4e&rf=bm. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2009). The fragile democracy of Somaliland [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/0909/09090401. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (n.d.). Where to for Somali State-building Since London and Istanbul Conferences? [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://www.e-ir.info/2012/07/28/where-to-for-somali-state-building-since-london-and-istanbul-conferences/. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2012). Where to for Somali State-Building Since London and Istanbul Conferences? [Digital scholarly resource]. Retrieved from http://www.e-ir.info/2012/07/28/where-to-for-somali-state-building-since-london-and-istanbul-conferences/. Open in a new window

Journal article

Walls, M. (2009). Becoming Somaliland by M.Bradbury. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 72 (1), 225-227.

Walls, M. (2009). Becoming Somaliland by M.Bradbury. Review of African Political Economy, 36 (120), 308-310. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2010). Beyond polarity: negotiating a hybrid state in Somaliland. Africa Spectrum, 45 (1), 31-56. Open in a new window

Kibble, S., & Walls, M. (2010). Hope and caution in Somaliland: Three months after the presidential elections, where are we?. Pambazuka (509). Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2012). Somalia: Oil and (in)security. Review of African Political Economy, 39 (133), 525-535. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2011). Somaliland: progress, state and outsiders. REVIEW OF AFRICAN POLITICAL ECONOMY, 38 (128), 335-343. doi:10.1080/03056244.2011.583125

Walls, M. (2009). The Election: Obstacles in the path of Somaliland´s democracy. Journal of the Anglo-Somali Society, 46, 27-28.

Walls, M. (2009). The Emergence of a Somali State: Building Peace from Civil War in Somaliland. AFRICAN AFFAIRS, 108 (432), 371-389. doi:10.1093/afraf/adp019

Other

Walls, M. (2004). Facts and figures on urban and rural change.

Report

Walls, M., Mohammed, K., & Ali, M. O. (2008). Peace in Somaliland: an indigenous approach to state-building ((The search for peace: Somali programme).). Geneva, Swizerland/Hargeisa, Somaliland: Interpeace/Academy for Peace and Development. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2009). Pre-election assessment (Somaliland presidential election) ((report prepared for UK Embassy, Addis Ababa).).

Kibble, S., & Walls, M. (2012). Preparing for Local Elections in Somaliland: Plans, challenges and progress. London: Progressio. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2005). Report: Review of Tsunami Recovery (2004 tsunami). London, UK. Open in a new window

ICG. (2013). Somalia: Puntland’s Punted Polls ((Africa Briefing).). Nairobi/Brussels: International Crisis Group (ICG). Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2011). Somaliland: Change and Continuity - Report by International Election Observers on the June 2010 presidential elections in Somaliland. London: Progressio. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2009). Somaliland: democracy threatened ((Programme paper).). London, UK: Chatham House. Open in a new window

Mumtaz, B., & Walls, M. (2004). Sustainable Human Settlements: Development and Management ((Report on Human Settlements).). New York and Nairobi: UN-DESA. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Kibble, S. (2013). Swerves on the Road: Report by International Election Observers on the 2012 Local Elections in Somaliland. London, UK: Progressio. Open in a new window

Walls, M., & Wakely, P. (2003). Urban Management Programme Phase IV: Mid-term Evaluation and Forward Looking Assessment. New York: UNDP/UN-Habitat.

Working discussion paper

Walls, M., & Healy, S. (2010). Briefing Note: Another Successful Election in Somaliland. London, UK: Chatham House. Open in a new window

Walls, M. (2006). Constitutional Crisis and the Challenge of Theocracy: Somaliland’s Urgent Challenges. London, UK: Somaliland Focus (UK). Open in a new window