Problem

Civil disorders


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Social disorder
Riots
Civil unrest
Civil disturbances
Nature:

Civil disorder, also known as civil disturbance or civil unrest, is an activity arising from a mass act of civil disobedience (such as a demonstration, riot, or strike) in which the participants become hostile toward authority, and authorities incur difficulties in maintaining public safety and order, over the disorderly crowd. It is, in any form, prejudicial to public law and order..

Incidence:
Civil unrest flared up in Nigeria in 1993, in an unprecedented civilian challenge to the military following the rejection of the presidential election results by the Nigerian military leader Ibrahim Babangida.
Problem Type:
C: Cross-sectoral problems
Date of last update
15.06.2018 – 14:32 CEST