Marion Arnaud

Marion Arnaud

Marion Arnaud is Project Officer at the International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect (ICRtoP). The Coalition, launched in January 2009, is hosted by the World Federalist Movement-Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP). Currently composed of 16 organizations from all regions of the world, the Coalition works to advance RtoP at the international, regional and national levels. 

Ms. Arnaud holds a Master of Arts in Conflict, Security and Development from the University of Leeds, England and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from McGill University, Canada. Her Master’s thesis focused on the Responsibility to Protect in Darfur, which is a project she researched while working as an intern at WFM-IGP in 2006. Ms. Arnaud has worked on various educational and humanitarian projects in France, Canada, Nicaragua and Peru.


August 11, 2009

In answering whether the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is inherently state-centric and how it relates to weak or failed states, it is important to explain the background and composition of the practice.