Overview

In consultation with our partners, and a survey of over 400 experts in political violence and violent extremism, the RESOLVE Network identified the North Africa Sahel 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

Article
Radio, Social Media and Language as an Agent in Conflict: A Case Study of Dandal Kura Radio International in the Lake Chad Basin
David Smith and Stephanie Wolters
|
Countering violent extremism (CVE) is one of the hottest topics in the development business. In the Lake Chad basin, CVE is about defeating Boko Haram. What gets less attention, however, is why…
Publication
Mitigating Radicalism in Northern Nigeria
Michael Olufemi Sodipo
|
Ongoing attacks by Boko Haram and other violent Islamist groups coupled with an at times arbitrary response by Nigeria’s security forces have contributed to a deteriorating security situation in…
Partner Publication
Factional Dynamics within Boko Haram
Omar S. Mahmood, Ndubuisi Christian Ani
|
This report, produced by the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), is the first in a two-part study examining current dynamics with regards to violent extremist organisations (VEOs) operating in the…
Partner Publication
Watchmen of Lake Chad: Vigilante Groups Fighting Boko Haram
International Crisis Group
|
Vigilante groups in Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad play a major role in the fight against Boko Haram, but their presence raises concerns. They make military operations less blunt and more…
Article
The Emerging Architecture of a Regional Security Complex in the Lake Chad Basin
Usman A. Tar and Mala Mustapha
|
This article explores the emerging regional security architecture to fight terrorism and insurgency in the Lake Chad Basin (LCB). It diagnoses the evolution of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC)…
Publication
Sub-Saharan Security Tracker (SST)
John Campbell
|
The Sub-Saharan Security Tracker (SST) draws on data from the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data (ACLED) Project, which documents political conflict across Africa. ACLED collects and codes…

Join RESOLVE to gain full access

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

JOIN RESOLVE

North Africa Sahel Experts

Bethany L. McGann
RESOLVE Network Knowledge Platform Administrator
Kateira Aryaeinejad
RESOLVE Network Research Associate and Project Manager
Resolve User
Megan E. Loney
Candace Rondeaux
Resolve User
Joshua Craze
Joshua Craze
Resolve User
Ann Wainscott
Scholar of Morocco, Iraq, and Religion and Politics