Overview

In consultation with our partners, and a survey of over 400 experts in political violence and violent extremism, the RESOLVE Network identified the Greater Middle East and Levant as one of the Network regions of focus. Explore our research library, view our Network partners, or login to connect with our community of experts

Resource Library

Publication
Media Development and Countering Violent Extremism: An Uneasy Relationship, a Need for Dialogue
Courtney Radsch
|
Governments have focused their efforts particularly on counter-messaging campaigns, and have provided support to civil society on initiatives aimed at challenging ISIS online by disseminating…
Publication
Cyberactivism and Citizen Journalism in Egypt: Digital Dissidence and Political Change
Courtney Radsch
|
Cyberactivism and Citizen Journalism in Egypt: Digital Dissidence and Political Change, analyses how a youth-led, technologically driven social movement led a collective political struggle for change…
Publication
Policing Terrorists in the Community
Sahar Aziz
|
Twelve years after the September 11th attacks, countering domestic terrorism remains a top priority for federal law enforcement agencies. Using a variety of reactive and preventive tactics, law…
Publication
Rethinking Counterterrorism in the Age of ISIS: Lessons From Sinai
Sahar Aziz
|
Failing states are havens for terrorism. A toxic combination of social, economic, and political crises attract violent extremist groups to establish bases in these lawless areas. As the groups grow…
Publication
Losing the War of Ideas: A Critique of Countering Violent Extremism Programs
Sahar Aziz
|
American national security is a priority that crosses partisan lines. Americans of all races, ethnicities, and religions are equally concerned with ensuring our country is safe from violence –…
Partner Publication
Iraq after ISIL: An Analysis of Local, Hybrid, and Sub-State Security Forces
Erica Gaston and András Derzsi-Horváth
|
Regional or community forces, militias, and other forms of local security actors have long existed in Iraq. However, when the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) took over large…

Join RESOLVE to gain full access

Those who are not members may only view a snapshot of the network's resource library.

JOIN RESOLVE

Greater Middle East & Levant Experts

Kateira Aryaeinejad
Megan E. Loney
Resolve User
Ann Wainscott
Scholar of Morocco, Iraq, and Religion and Politics
Resolve User
Safdar Hussain
Resolve User
Emily Winterbotham
Senior Research Fellow at RUSI focusing on conflict, violent extremism, P/CVE and peace building.