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When Biro is Mightier Than Bombs
Dennis Ekwere
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t is rather so unfortunate that I found out that I am fighting a lonely war for justice all the time, when I realized what my fundamental human rights are. But fighting in defense for rights in my…
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Enemy Number One: How the Taleban deal with the ALP and uprising groups
Borhan Osman and Kate Clark
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It is one of the few ‘truths’ of the Afghan insurgency that the Taleban hate arbaki– their term for locally-recruited defence forces, primarily the Afghan Local Police and uprising groups.These…
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Responses to Boko Haram in the Lake Chad Region: Policies, Cooperation and Livelihoods
Omar S Mahmood, Ndubuisi Christian Ani
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Chief among the factors enabling the rise of Boko Haram include a limited state presence and poor governance, underdevelopment and unemployment, environmental pressures enhanced by the receding…
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Measure Your CVE Impact: Practical Guidance on Design, Monitoring, Measurement and Evaluation
Cristina Mattei, Sara Zeiger
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This guide provides standards of practice for monitoring, measuring and evaluating (MM&E) the results of Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) programs and projects, to include projected impact. It…
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Gouvernance des diversités : enjeu de prévention de conflits en Afrique / Governance of diversities : a conflict prevention tool for Africa ; book actually in French
ALIOUNE DIOP
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The bad management of various diversities in African states remain the root causes of the recurrent internal conflicts that occured throughout the continent. Identity group's perception of…
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Iraqi Child Marriage Proposal Reflects Worrying Trend
Raya Barazanji
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New legislation in the Iraqi parliament that would allow girls as young as 9 to marry is drawing stiff opposition from a nationwide coalition of civil society groups.
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