Every month, the RESOLVE Secretariat collates a digest of CVE-relevant, thematic must-reads to enrich the narrative around violent extremism.

WHAT WE'RE READING

In honor of Women’s History Month, we are excited to highlight RESOLVE publications by women authors. With rapidly changing and complex dynamics in the study of conflict, security, and violent extremism, the significant contributions of women are often overlooked or misrepresented. At the RESOLVE Network, we recognize that our growth and…

WHAT WE'RE READING

This month, RESOLVE highlights recommended readings from the Policy Note, "Tackling Women’s Support of Far-Right Extremism: Experiences from Germany." In this note, author Seran de Leede explores the wide-ranging motivations of women joining far-right extremist groups and the different roles they can play in them. She includes wider research on…

WHAT WE'RE READING

This month, RESOLVE highlights recommended readings from the RESOLVE Policy Note, "Identity, Rituals, and Narratives: Lessons from Reentry and Reintegration after Genocide in Rwanda." In this note, author Hollie Nyseth Brehm outlines core findings from a case study of the experiences of approximately 200 Rwandans as they left prison or community…

WHAT WE'RE READING

This month, RESOLVE highlights recommended readings from the RESOLVE Policy Note, "Transforming Community-Based Armed Groups into Community Security Providers." In this note, Moritz Schuberth discusses the possibility of CBAGs as an option for justice and security provision in the short term. He provides recommendations for intervening actors to…

WHAT WE'RE READING

This month, RESOLVE highlights recommended readings from Part I of the 2020 RESOLVE Network Global Forum, "Violent Extremism in 2020 and Beyond." At the virtual event, Mary Beth Altier, Amarnath Amarasingam, and Colin P. Clarke discussed how the violent extremism landscape has changed in the five years since the “fall” of ISIS; how rising global…

WHAT WE'RE READING

This month, RESOLVE highlights recommended readings from the RESOLVE Policy Note, "Addressing the Dozo in Côte d’Ivoire." In this note, author Jessica Moody discusses the importance of the dozo to the government of Côte d’Ivoire's handle on power and how it has made them difficult to disarm or hold accountable in the post-war period.…