About Us

The RESOLVE Network is a global effort that offers an online suite of open-source data, tools, and curated research to help researchers, practitioners and policy makers gain fresh insight into the drivers of violent extremism. We provide locally-informed research from the granular level to the 30,000 foot macro view to deepen understanding, simplify research, and promote effective policy.

June 20, 2017

What We’re Reading #12 – World Refugee Day 2017: Refugees, Migration, and Violent Extremism

JUNE 2017 In honor of World Refugee Day 2017, the RESOLVE Network team’s “What We’re Reading” post for June features publications delving into the relationship between migration, […]
May 22, 2017

What We’re Reading #11 – Network Countries of Focus: Libya

MAY 2017 This month, the RESOLVE Network team’s “What We’re Reading” post resumes focus on our 10 priority countries.  This post features research addressing concepts related […]
April 19, 2017

What We’re Reading #10 – Text Mining Analysis: Top Cited Authors

APRIL 2017 This month, the RESOLVE Network team’s “What We’re Reading” post highlights additional findings from our February 2017 working paper “Mining the Gaps: A Text […]

Our Regions of Focus


The RESOLVE Network focuses its efforts on six regions with the greatest concentration of vulnerability and instability to and due to extremist groups: Balkans and Caucasus, Greater Middle East and the Levant, Horn of Africa, North Africa and the Sahel, South and Central Asia, Southeast Asia.

September 12, 2016

“South and Central Asia: 9/11+15: A Strategic Review of the Fight Against Terrorism” via EIN News

“Given the highly local dynamics of radicalization, however, intensive, micro-level research is essential. To strengthen that front, we helped establish the RESOLVE Network (which stands for […]
July 26, 2016

“US.-EU Security and Development Dialogue” via Wired Gov

“The United States and EU shared key policy updates and experiences concerning our respective approaches to preventing and countering violent extremism (CVE) at the local, national, […]
June 29, 2016

“Remarks at the United States Institute of Peace by Ambassador David Robinson” via US Deptartment of State

“As the horrific events in Istanbul, Orlando, Paris, Brussels, Kabul- the list keeps growing-show, this is a challenge that is clearly upon us now. It is […]