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Research Manager @resolvenet. Senior Program Specialist @USIP. @SmithCollege @ElliottSchoolGW @CNASdc #NextGen2020. RT's ≠ Endorsements.

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When @usmissionuganda @USEmbassyKenya @USAmbDRC spoke up about the killing of George Floyd, they were tapping into… https://t.co/yyOrCfCT6n
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5/30
2020
"If they just comply..." "Just what you're told..." "Stop resisting..." These tropes used during and after violent… https://t.co/gSDsWbBOo9
Retweeted by Bethany McGannIt's out! My PhD thesis is now online. I realize this will only appeal to a certain niche audience, but if you're… https://t.co/Eoc3vcDIf1
Retweeted by Bethany McGannit's great that this resonated. at @laiabalcells' suggestion, we started a directory of women working in these fi… https://t.co/hzUB2EdeXa
Retweeted by Bethany McGannNew Webinar next week on June 3rd 1400 BST with @haroro_ingram @ClaireYorke @holbrook_dd on: Strategic Communicati… https://t.co/gOYOXxKHYt
Retweeted by Bethany McGann @jonahavictor @sahelblog How do militias and vigilante groups with negotiated relationships with the state (sponsor… https://t.co/oPP3vf37DwGreat analysis from @resolvenet Research Advisory Council member @sahelblog. @jonahavictor asks in reply: "are sold… https://t.co/hwHQ9ErPeU
5/29
2020
.@CarnegieEndow is hiring a Senior Fellow & Director for our new (finally!) Africa Program! Please share widely:… https://t.co/W3q26VC2Mx
Retweeted by Bethany McGannResearchers! Do you have expertise on racially and ethnically motivated violent extremism? If so, @resolvenet has y… https://t.co/OBsYY14SUm
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5/28
2020
By far the most comprehensive and detailled analysis on ISIS in Africa (by @BokoWatch) ISIS in Africa: The Caliph… https://t.co/5pLLWuFVku
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5/27
2020
It is not only a question of where people go to but where they come from. International approaches, government appr… https://t.co/5ZeSnMJYTj
Retweeted by Bethany McGannToday! Don't miss the conversation with @cldaymon @JeanineRvz @drdavidmalet & @ColinPClarke on… https://t.co/znE3yNkqxP
Retweeted by Bethany McGannJust in case you missed it, on Africa day we launched a new Encyclopedia of African Politics that, with 122 authors… https://t.co/htP9XhX7lH
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5/26
2020
COVID-19 is ‘stabilization in reverse’ and is accelerating conflict dynamics. Global Fragility Act reforms can help… https://t.co/mSymKjxNbf
Retweeted by Bethany McGannWe’re excited to read @resolvenet advisory council member @Jakes247’s new book with Dr. Margee Ensign: “Transaction… https://t.co/TdQbzqf9bZ
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5/22
2020
Clear-eyed, lays out the various costs of doing field research (for those of us who do more on-the-ground, trust-ba… https://t.co/87nO9OeloG
Retweeted by Bethany McGannWorried Togo finds itself on front line of Sahel's jihadist war https://t.co/gZW8TchcvE
Retweeted by Bethany McGannRegister now to join me, @cldaymon, @JeanineRvz , and moderator @ColinPClarke for a Q&A about our new @resolvenethttps://t.co/aOsmQ2RtUY
Retweeted by Bethany McGannImmense discontent with government responses, paired with the lack of government capacity needed to combat the… https://t.co/GmsyKgnYQZ
Retweeted by Bethany McGannState Atrocities in the #Sahel: The Impetus for Counterinsurgency Results is Fueling Government Attacks on Civilian… https://t.co/nIjZIYfiIT
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5/21
2020
How States Supporting Armed Proxies Can Reduce Civilian Casualties and Protracted Hostilities https://t.co/mZtCEDBYcL via @just_security
Retweeted by Bethany McGannLove virtual events on interesting topics on terrorism? Tune in Tues 9:30am EST to hear from the brilliant authors… https://t.co/UKtCgtaUy8
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5/20
2020
Understanding the #foreignfighter phenomenon has become a key policy priority in recent years. Join RESOLVE and… https://t.co/k51PbGTZ5s
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5/19
2020
50 free copies of Doing Good while Killing: Why Some Insurgent Groups Provide Community Services - a paper co-auth… https://t.co/eDWEEuL6FY
Retweeted by Bethany McGannOur short piece on the ways in which women’s rights agendas can be coopted to benefit elites and preserve other ide… https://t.co/tbH3TkZghO
Retweeted by Bethany McGannAfter @_Will_Brown ’s success with his thread on best research on the Sahel, I was inspired to start one too. My lo… https://t.co/7nDWk2VAZI
Retweeted by Bethany McGann#Sahel watchers I have a confinement project: I’d like to start a thread collecting all the best research, books, h… https://t.co/RcfrsNtrxW
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5/16
2020
@annateesch @dan_omanga @ASSN_Africa @APN_SSRC @a_abdille @RAbdiCG @mutigam @RVInews Thank you!So pleased to see this published @IntlOrgJournal. When a rebel group exercises restraint toward civilians, but the… https://t.co/Ry2uE9yDSB
Retweeted by Bethany McGann @farfan_cc @KGPetrich @dan_omanga @ASSN_Africa @APN_SSRC @womenalsoknow @GI_TOC Super helpful, thanks for boosting… https://t.co/vq1EASmY98 @ColinRo48115326 @yolandebouka @dan_omanga @ASSN_Africa @APN_SSRC Thanks for sharing our @USIP work! A good resourc… https://t.co/lsjYXo3z8YHow will #COVID19 change conflicts and impact P/CVE efforts? Watch @SIPRIorg’s 'Strategic Dialogue on Global Trends… https://t.co/hHJBMOmE98
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5/15
2020
@KamauWairuri @dan_omanga @ASSN_Africa @APN_SSRC @mutahiwahome Thank you! @dan_omanga @ASSN_Africa @APN_SSRC @gacheke2011 @MutumaRuteere @KamauWairuri Thank you for these recommendations!Looking for resources/contacts on local community #security #governance, #militias, #vigilante groups and other act… https://t.co/5Jveq2UfJnCountering #violentextremism is challenging. Local engagement can help. Read about building trust between researche… https://t.co/OmkCVVLbvh
Retweeted by Bethany McGannThe @resolvenet’s @KateiraA and @blmcgann look at #COVID-19’s impacts on violent extremism: how extremist groups ar… https://t.co/LONlvUzw20
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5/14
2020
Congratulations to RAC member @EmmaHeywood7 and her research team on their @elrha grant! https://t.co/NTm202uHjJ
Retweeted by Bethany McGannIt was a real pleasure to work with the @resolvenet team who are taking the time to ask crucial questions that are… https://t.co/6dMLU1j6NI
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5/13
2020
so proud to get to work with @blmcgann and @KateiraA at @USIP and watch them dominate knowledge for @resolvenet on… https://t.co/PQ77doGmzW
Retweeted by Bethany McGannBringing such a complex discussion into bite sized chunks was a challenge, but great fun! @KateiraA is it time for… https://t.co/ZMPkNr4skt @EmilyFornof @KateiraA Thank you for sharing!!! @Emilykcol @KateiraA Bite sizing complex topics was so stressful ahhh. Thank you for your support and friendship and mentorship :D @adam_sandor @HilaryMatfess @PhoebsG86 @yolandebouka @_janakrause @MilliLake @resolvenet you're on the list! @adam_sandor @HilaryMatfess @PhoebsG86 @yolandebouka @_janakrause @MilliLake @resolvenet I wouldn't dare opine abou… https://t.co/CjLhn54Zv3 @MilliLake @HilaryMatfess @resolvenet @yolandebouka @_janakrause @PhoebsG86 Thank you so much for lending us your time and expertise!It was wonderful to be part of this discussion - watch out for @HilaryMatfess ‘s very comprehensive report on women… https://t.co/08bpmuV9Zt
Retweeted by Bethany McGannDays I really love my job :) Congrats to @HilaryMatfess for excellent work in the CBAGs #research initiative! For… https://t.co/LxSjrVFOPf @HilaryMatfess @PhoebsG86 @yolandebouka @_janakrause @MilliLake @resolvenet Excellent presentation from all - and a… https://t.co/wf5r6SeMQn
5/12
2020
Two weeks of CBAGs pubs! #Africa #security #armedgroups https://t.co/60V49oWJ3S
5/11
2020
Rather odd to flag new publications during these unusual times but I’m happy to see this paper out @EuroJournIR (1/… https://t.co/Gd0Dhe04lx
Retweeted by Bethany McGannOur latest @resolvenet policy note from the CBAGs #research initiative provides excellent food for thought on asses… https://t.co/ghgQ3k2ymxGreat insights on the difficulty of measuring effectiveness of approaches to engaging, managing, and transforming c… https://t.co/WcAPYdAi6g
Retweeted by Bethany McGann1) Delighted to be able to finally share the fruits of CIVIC's peacekeeping research in #Mali over the past year.… https://t.co/WvQlTX9Uhz
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5/7
2020
Enjoyed the recording of the rich and provocative discussion on conflict-aware stabilization hosted by… https://t.co/btnff5S9Pu
Retweeted by Bethany McGannVery excited that my first single-authored article is out! Thank you @SecDialogue for the very supportive review pr… https://t.co/ONt2HcgenJ
Retweeted by Bethany McGann🚨 #CallforProposals to do a benchmark study on the private #security sector in #BurkinaFaso. Aim is to define the o… https://t.co/hG37B4u7mp
Retweeted by Bethany McGannExcited to talk shop with @KateiraA for @USIP #COVIDandConflict video series. Lots to chew on in a short amount of… https://t.co/eoi0WY7hMt
5/5
2020
The first step to realizing our dream of a podcast @KateiraA ?? Appreciate all internet friend support, be it inte… https://t.co/K0MeCFBu33Happy #MayThe4th! As any good Star Wars doggo would, our little Lando is making his way to VA at lightspeed as we s… https://t.co/O1Pa8O5cGt
5/4
2020
Know any Poli Sci PhD students studying gender and politics? Share this with them! I have started a Summer Graduat… https://t.co/WBF6pNkdDC
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5/2
2020
Some non #Covid_19 reading! One suggested way forward to research #radicalisation & #violent #extremism without int… https://t.co/MWSWQ87S1r
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5/1
2020
It’s Way Too Soon to Tell Whether COVID-19 Will Benefit Jihadists (And Here’s a Few Reasons It Might Not) https://t.co/4p8XrCDybE
Retweeted by Bethany McGannOnce again, for the people in the back. #subtweet https://t.co/YwIlvCKp4D
4/27
2020
Friday. The perfect day to procrastinate for the weekend by checking out this interactive graphic I worked with… https://t.co/rP1hzx4ryl
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4/24
2020
The number of Fulani in militant Islamist groups in the Sahel has led to stigmatization of the entire Fulani commun… https://t.co/DCPksbx6wC
Retweeted by Bethany McGannI found myself re-reading this paper this morning. Eric Mosinger's (@emosinger) work on rebel internal/factional di… https://t.co/bujs3YinyG
Retweeted by Bethany McGannI’m likely late to the party on this, but the feral cities concept is FASCINATING. By far the best new thought prob… https://t.co/ff9pvCdRcH
Retweeted by Bethany McGann#PSA: Don't shorten someone's name if they haven't offered it as an option.1/11 My article on the role of legitimacy in African peace processes published in @IntOrgJournal is now online. The… https://t.co/OYskrbG2dA
Retweeted by Bethany McGannCatch up on the latest chapter of the RESOLVE Edited Volume on #researching #violentextremism ! @ColinPClarke provi… https://t.co/KvmloKJDDV
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4/23
2020
@HopeSeck It's mutual ^_^ Please cc me on all puns and wordplay kthx.High quality joke from @HopeSeck - always bringing the content the people want to see! https://t.co/fK4LkqsqasWho leaves home to become a #foreignfigher ? Read about pathways & motivations for career development of foreign fi… https://t.co/QmpsN8BhAT
Retweeted by Bethany McGannCarol, Shuri, Wanda, Stark. https://t.co/r84vrfxycE
4/22
2020
@HilaryMatfess @USIP Congratulations, so awesome!!!!! :DPlease see my most recent report for @resolvenet "Conducting P/CVE Assessments in Conflict Environments: Key Consid… https://t.co/TRe7DDDbbL
Retweeted by Bethany McGannReally interesting blog by @SIPRIorg on the impact of the insecurity on border dynamics between Mauritania and Mali… https://t.co/4VYzh6ILfK
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4/21
2020
"Supporting women in their informal efforts to shape peace is as important of a goal as advocating for more women a… https://t.co/tiPTtaHDW4
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4/17
2020
Sharp analysis from @sahelblog @WarOnTheRocks on #Mali negotiations, including advice for Paris: give the Mali-JNI… https://t.co/rxZ3yVNje9
Retweeted by Bethany McGannWhat impact does the COVID-19 pandemic have on terrorist groups in the Sahel like al-Qaeda and the Islamic State?… https://t.co/HW98G8Yydi
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4/16
2020
Very proud to feature this original op ed from @jimgolby and @ahfdc: https://t.co/G1pZWVJios
Retweeted by Bethany McGannTomorrow, we'll discuss #COVIDandConflict with @nancylindborg, @franceszbrown @JeremyKonyndyk, @isiomakemakolamhttps://t.co/dVGxm1Ez9N
Retweeted by Bethany McGann @jamesjwan @africaarguments Statutory and non-statutory security actors (eg, mil/police to local security assemblages/vigilantes)For those thinking about/interested in #securitysector #pandemicresponse, tomorrow @USIP will host a roundtable dis… https://t.co/CJyPmOtWhBThese are 5 correlations between the #COVID19 pandemic, arms control and the role of the #military:… https://t.co/sRBMss9hva
Retweeted by Bethany McGann @se_parkinson @rebgov @BreslawskiJori @Ras_Karya @chitranagarajan In Burkina, are the Koglweogo incorporated into s… https://t.co/kwryPjdqse @se_parkinson @rebgov @BreslawskiJori @Ras_Karya Thank you so much for your thoughts! I was also noodling on what w… https://t.co/WDRi8Il5Nw.@rebgov ?
4/14
2020
Climbing the jihadist corporate ladder? Turns out, lots to learn from those who jump from terrorist conflict to the… https://t.co/OgacYrzIe0
Retweeted by Bethany McGannExcellent new report from our friends @cldaymon @JeanineRvz and @drdavidmalet provides the first evidence that… https://t.co/1O4al6S5xV
4/13
2020
Our latest study on central #Mali has just been published at @SIPRIorg. It presents data collected from 2097 househ… https://t.co/S3w30T45Lm
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4/12
2020
A great midweek bump! My new @TC_Africa piece on my work in Nairobi and how al-Shabaab is using crime to consolidat… https://t.co/bI3Fwl5hAg
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4/9
2020
Looking for resources on formal and non-statutory #securitysector actors and response to #pandemics. Super interest… https://t.co/SKdKzrm8P8Starting my day with @AtlanticCouncil on #AfricanSecurity. https://t.co/n46UyR1HNwThis study by the #ASSN was conducted by Salou Djeka under the supervision of Dr @NiagaleBagayoko . It is entitled… https://t.co/5cC09H2HVt
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4/8
2020
@drdavidmalet @AmericanU @AU_SPA Congratulations!! Well deserved :)
4/6
2020
By studying the impact of gender on violent extremism without accounting for mainstream militant masculinities we f… https://t.co/jtU6A0Syvn
Retweeted by Bethany McGannMy latest brief, on #cotedivoire's upcoming elections and what businesses can do to for #atrocityprevention.… https://t.co/469i5Q2uv6
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4/4
2020
My mind is blown at this #TranceFamily #policynerd crossover. 2014: I saw @richsolarstone live for the first time… https://t.co/Uy0a89Pm7W
4/3
2020

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