Overview

Governance refers to all of the processes of governing, whether undertaken by a government, market or network, whether over a family, tribe, formal or informal organization or territory and whether through the laws, norms, power or language of an organized society. Security refers to precautions taken to guard against crime, attack, sabotage, espionage, and other active or potential threats to human well-being conducted by state or society authorities.

Resource Library

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Transnational Terrorism, Organized Crime and Peace-Building: Human Security in the Western Balkans
Wolfgang Benedek, Christopher Daase, Vojin Dimitrijević, Petrus van Duyne
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This volume investigates the role of the transnational terrorist and criminal organizations in the peace-building processes, with a particular focus on the Western Balkan region. Conducted within the…
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COMPENDIUM: Bangladesh and Violent Extremism: RESOLVE Network Research 2016-2017
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This compendium is the collected work of RESOLVE Network publications resulting from RESOLVE’s 2016-2017 Bangladesh Research Initiative.

In 2017, the RESOLVE Network Secretariat…
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BANGLADESH RESEARCH SERIES FACT SHEET NO. 1.2: Can Community Policing Help Counter Violent Extremism in Bangladesh?
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This factsheet provides a snapshot of findings from the RESOLVE Network’s 2016-2017 Bangladesh Research Initiative. As part of the Initiative, RESOLVE Network researchers examined how those involved…
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Misogyny: The Spirit of Terrorism
Namia Akhtar
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Contemporary terrorist groups like Daesh (ISIS), Boko Haram, Taliban and Al-Qaeda incorporate a political agenda with an ideological twist of Islam, with an interpretation that violates the moral…
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Can paying fines to prisoners decongest prison? Study of Fines payment Scheme at Goron-Dutse Prison
Ado Sale
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Prisons overcrowd remains one of the pressing concerns not only to the government but also to Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and individuals. Prison authorities in Nigeria often call upon…
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Explanations for violent crime in England and Wales: Literature Review Commissioned by the North Wales Police Department - UK
Ado Sale
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This work reviews existing literature on explanations for violent crime focusing on England and Wales. The review centres on why violent crime happens, who are the victims and offenders of violent…

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Governance and Security Experts

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Stephanie Schwandner-Sievers
Local knowledge and conflict transformation
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Abdoulaye Sounaye
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Hans De Marie Heungoup
I am a Political Scientist, with a concentration in Political Sociology and Security Studies. Over the last seven years I extensively published on Cameroon, Central Africa, Boko Haram and the Lake Chad Basin.
Ernest N Ogbozor
A scholar and practitioner of conflict resolution, peacebuilding, and development
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Emily Winterbotham
Senior Research Fellow at RUSI focusing on conflict, violent extremism, P/CVE and peace building.