Understand to prevent: the military contribution to the prevention of violent conflict

Understanding to prevent (U2P) was a multinational project carried out under the auspices of the Multinational Capability Development Campaign (MCDC).


The aim of this project was to determine what contribution defence forces can make to the prevention of violent conflict.

Two versions of this document were produced and can be found on this page, the full study version and a shorter guide to complement it.