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Insight into violent extremism around the world.

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The 2nd report of our Sub-Saharan #Africa project is live! Read @DanielAgbiboa on the origins of #hybridhttps://t.co/bONhpwulx4
10/15
2019
Great analysis from @drdavidmalet on #Kurds and #foreignfighters. What happens to those who do not return? Watc… https://t.co/iysZkUVS4Y
10/10
2019
RESOLVE Research Advisory Council Director @reed_alastair presented at the EU Internet Forum on his latest… https://t.co/1TFoYThLW9Even evidence-based #counterterrorism and #CVE policy and practice has its challenges. Read Omi Hodwitz's latest ch… https://t.co/AgOqvxWsZp
10/8
2019
Read the first published #research report of our Sub-Saharan #Africa project on #nonstate #security providers! Dr.… https://t.co/lpzXrh4cxG
10/7
2019
The latest chapter of the RESOLVE Edited Volume on #researching #violent extremism from @InmanKris is out! "Going… https://t.co/8VcDNVTrHJ
10/1
2019
@nancylindborg @USIP @swiss_un @FavreDom @3z0ooz @Raqqa_SL @CEIDES1 @3ozaz @_JesseMorton @Parallel_Net @LErdberghttps://t.co/Vr3V88LaYB
Retweeted by The RESOLVE Network#HappeningNow at #UNGAxIPI— People Power and Preventing Violent Extremism: What is Working? https://t.co/lvhqQCXUmehttps://t.co/Xb0v6mYH0y
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkCatch up with the latest on #CVE #research at the 2019 #RESOLVEForum Subscribe to learn more about… https://t.co/JiHwWkW7gj @Drjohnhorgan Thank you @Drjohnhorgan !!!What We're Reading: #CVE Frontiers #ClimateChange, #ecoterrorism, low and #HighTech terror, #gender, #population ch… https://t.co/OBab9d8zZe
9/27
2019
Want to hear more from us? Want to know what the Network is up to? Sign up to the RESOLVE newsletter delivering… https://t.co/M9lIBxn7gV.@charliewinter sharing his experiences in #violentextremism researcher #trauma and his #RESOLVE Edited Volume Chap… https://t.co/4V1JlWIia1
9/25
2019
PDAS Faucher at #RESOLVEforum notes the importance of integrating #CVE into strategies on #stabilization, atrocity… https://t.co/P2eC1HxbeC
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkMake every day #PeaceDay! #Peace is possible. It takes action. It takes all of us. Follow @USIP and see what you… https://t.co/0qy9xsiHXB
9/23
2019
.@charliewinter contributed a chapter to the @resolvenet Edited Volume that touches on these issues. Read "Research… https://t.co/D3Bto15Tu9
9/20
2019
And - I happened to be in the back of the room at the end of a very long (and wonderful) day and was blown away by… https://t.co/M83Od21FVQ
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkThank you @Drjohnhorgan for the endorsement and support—an esteemed member of our Research Advisory Council. https://t.co/Fnb7HvnP4Y @Mary_Ann_Cherry Right here! https://t.co/dkKAiOTnJGMiss the 2019 @resolvenet #RESOLVEForum? Full webcast is up on our @USIP event page: https://t.co/Ijp1RgQois #CThttps://t.co/bJsVsviMgfSpoken at this morning’s @resolvenet network meeting: “[H]e is, without doubt, one of the most boring terrorists that’s ever lived.”
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9/19
2019
We’re seeing policy space in this area expand and broaden to incorporate different approaches to CVE, bipartisan su… https://t.co/L2ym9lO5bYFundamentals of #PCVE space have staying power through administrations. We're making progress, and we're more sophi… https://t.co/0dYV5lgC1JWithout policymakers of all stripes forcefully promoting #research on #CVE, there won't be a sea change in policy a… https://t.co/OXbBQpZB0eBrevity is not an unmitigated good. Short documents can be useful, but sourcing, citing, data to back it up, empiri… https://t.co/CwXn625XX1Nothing gets more attention than a member of congress mentioning or asking about a report. The immediacy of respons… https://t.co/8rTinE5qc4Advice from policymaker audiences at the end of the day: put the bottom line up front (BLUF) and dont be afraid to… https://t.co/r3w0WBEROf.@CSOAsstSec work in Kenya is an important model in programming and practice that shifts the needle on local percep… https://t.co/CjlBO2koBuMessaging is relatively easy to talk about and produce metrics, but it's only one component. Policy and practice ar… https://t.co/N1r63bLex2It is shocking that the USG spends multiple tens of billions of dollars on #CounterTerrorism. Our autopilot habit i… https://t.co/rtmpbQth58Mentioned a lot today. Can read the #Stabilization Assistance Review and the 11 focus countries here: https://t.co/vAkLVgPn1n #RESOLVEForum
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkWhat will #climatechange do to state-society relations? What will #5G #terrorism look like? Pressing questions fr… https://t.co/3KEfXCnK5RPeople will choose an unpleasant #certainty over full #uncertainty. The greatest uncertainty today is how to preven… https://t.co/sFHy1SaTClRe VEOs allying with or co-opting local groups. "Tools we use to counter recruitment into VEOs are totally differen… https://t.co/l3YVmkeoawThanks to the efforts of the #research community, we have come to understand that there are complex drivers and fac… https://t.co/kg5D69zOXh.@USAIDAfrica has been a key supporter of @resolvenet #research and partner, including our current initiative focus… https://t.co/uvdRYAg07l
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkWe use, fund, and support #research, including RESOLVE. - Christopher Runyan @USAID Africa Bureau #RESOLVEForum T… https://t.co/Aa8ZLozYQ0It takes more than an appreciation for #research. Policy folks need to actively champion it. - Chris Runyan #RESOLVEForumThe final policy panel of the #RESOLVEForum with Amb. Daniel Benjamin, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert… https://t.co/ufeEgvFsDAViolent extremism needs to become a field--but #Peacebuilding has so much to give in terms of getting to the root c… https://t.co/bhRMEyd11jCreate a society that does not feel under siege, threatened in their identity, recreating linkages the people seem… https://t.co/QFqxdXVD6nThe average person who joins highly ideological movements is not necessary familiar with the ideology behind it. Pe… https://t.co/7w6bFVlhQzFormers are key to #deradicalization strategy, to invite people to leave #extremist groups without shaming.… https://t.co/GOBDQeZw3fThe threat is a lot more acute today, the structural factors exacerbated, exposure to political vulnerability heigh… https://t.co/53izSWRn09How should we reintegrate returnees? Great insights from @ShirazMaher @drdavidmalet and Lisa Schirch @resolvenet https://t.co/yfjS7ZIvbo
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkAdding to the #trauma of conflict is a sense of humiliation, and accute #insecurity, challenging environment, and m… https://t.co/nrWfhmkLKlSome communities lost their most talent youth with the greatest leadership skills who left to fight in conflicts. @LisaSchirch #RESOLVEForumHumiliation caused by attack and occupation of US military forces key driver of violent extremism in Afghanistan… https://t.co/HzeHqwUmYM
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkMuch of the programming in #Afghanistan didn't address the drivers, which hindered #reintegration after the… https://t.co/ig7OVXPFaMThe main theories of international organizations on motives for joining the #Taliban were #ideology and #religion.… https://t.co/q2KkI8iQbN2016 Iraqi CSOs did participatory action research, helping communities determine their needs and build their capaci… https://t.co/2GU24Ifb0tWhat happens to those who don't return? @drdavidmalet on the panel on #violentextremism #disengagement and… https://t.co/M0bf1ZCbNmPanelists for this session include @LisaSchirch Senior Research Fellow @ Toda Peace Institute, @drdavidmalethttps://t.co/jxRkaWACuMResuming the program with a discussion of violent extremist disengagement and reconciliation. #RESOLVEForum https://t.co/6Kw3UnfucIWe are researching how to integrate national and local government policies to reintegrate returnees to the local co… https://t.co/ojp798EZZW#PAR builds the capacity of co-researchers in the community and provides tools for members of the community to keep… https://t.co/eKFwBAN6kXPAR is a #constructivist approach of building #knowledge. Power is the core to PAR. Professional researchers limit… https://t.co/eDArqsChw7Participatory action research produces better data, deeper relationships, and more understanding. It pushes us out… https://t.co/zBk1QoAqjrWith participatory action research, the #research question is what comes out from the process, not what the researc… https://t.co/R2WY5Sjpm8Participatory action research places the local researcher as the center of communal change, empowering youth and co… https://t.co/ldPUsafofjKnowledge generated by communities through #research processes must be recognized as legitimate. Dr. Illana Lancaster @USIP at #RESOLVEForumNext up: Illana Lancaster, Munira Hamisi, and @FelixBivens on participatory action research. #RESOLVEForum @USIP https://t.co/7P8wkKOSWdThe conflicts of the present traumatize generations that deserve attention to break the cycle. @TeutaAvdimetajhttps://t.co/BK0TRKdI9NMore #research needed to explore the link between #trauma and #radicalization, especially in #postconflict countrie… https://t.co/q5ObnllgaaForeign fighter in #Kosovo connects experiences from the #Kosovo #war and the #Syrian #conflict. However, there is… https://t.co/atD04pxPz7In the case of #Kosovo, #trauma can be an understudied #radicalization factor that could help understand… https://t.co/U9UxOSAzfFThe #Kosovo war left thousands dead, tortured, missing--and traumatized. Years after the #war ended, rates of #PTSDhttps://t.co/vr0XFOtU6sAlbeit #research on #violentextremism has grown, non-ideological drivers, such as #trauma, have received little att… https://t.co/KvF9zltOMdTeuta Avdimetaj, a researcher from Kosovo, presents on the intersections of #Trauma and #ViolentExtremismhttps://t.co/E706ZSRflqYou have to go local, change the perception of norms people care about. If you can change norms, you can change beh… https://t.co/9dmSdfAM9B @NafeesHamid @USIP Messaging does not change sacred values or believes, but changes perception of social norms i.e.… https://t.co/mm85noOVyCTo effectively target mass persuasion messaging, you need to know what people's sacred values are. This is why offl… https://t.co/BZEl1CMb6sWillingness to fight for sacred valued means that the part of the brain responsible for reasoning mediation is swit… https://t.co/9DdkcLQ491A sacred value is any value you consider invaluable and non-negotiable. The more sacred valued enter in a conflict,… https://t.co/uICZtNK8Z2Mass persuasion has the biggest impact when it becomes part of the day-to-day conversation. @NafeesHamid #RESOLVEForum @USIP.@NafeesHamid starts our post-lunch sessions with a discussion of #Neuroscience and #CVE. #RESOLVEForum https://t.co/vI5IP9CJVB#RESOLVEForum is back! Three more TED like sessions about to kick off. https://t.co/wuhctlaKP1Do not ignore problematic state partners at the diplomatic level, but engage local actors, civil society in interve… https://t.co/t8hLTJ8sB6You are seen as an occupier when you act against local interest, and seen as a facilitator when working with sub-st… https://t.co/Yvg3rdOqG8When we talk about violent extremism, we can't choose which one makes us feel better. #Violentextremism does not be… https://t.co/aovuxlStdHInternational actors need to listen and talk to local CSOs, not just push on #projects conceived externally without… https://t.co/NQClA0LqJOEveryone knows once the Americans come in, they will train and equip, combat and destroy. Stop all that, and get re… https://t.co/9RVJ28KCxaWe know more than we think we know. A great cheat strategy would be stop referring to countering violent extremism… https://t.co/Nv9C7LnNyoThe #preventive effort is important, because once #extremist groups have a grasp on a village, it is much harder to… https://t.co/EkNcXLp7kxThe #security approach lack a long term vision to stabilize communities. Often CSOs have to reframe their intervent… https://t.co/2pWCi1mYzmIntense focus on measuring outcomes impedes organic, evolution of programs on the ground to prevent politically mot… https://t.co/5VFMWXnIAB
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkPractice is all about #measurements for the donor, we all know that. Really good projects allow measurements to cha… https://t.co/twShvCfE1NIt seems like everybody has gone local already. @david_w_yang There are positive efforts. The biggest thing inter… https://t.co/Sfteg59UI5How can traditional and customary authorities play a role in better/good/effective governance at the local level? C… https://t.co/D4vzzlR0s2
Retweeted by The RESOLVE NetworkInterventions have to be tailored to the #local level, which challenges the U.S. government to build resiliency in… https://t.co/tLqMUwa2OIWhen we look at how VEOs are gaining strength in communities, it's not the message, it's the weakness within the co… https://t.co/BFdbtAD1s1We've missed the connections between transnational VEOs and the fundamental dynamics of the localities in which the… https://t.co/qpUJiS2EbsLocal community leaders understand the #context at a nuance that #international actors don't. There is no one way o… https://t.co/1gQXx7CWQo#Daesh goes very local in their narrative and recruitment. If we only focus on ideology, we miss the sociopolitical… https://t.co/cHEY0A4HcEThe first panel of #RESOLVEForum on non-state #governance and local solutions to #violentextremism and #conflict wi… https://t.co/hIjw6IyYef#terrorism research has never been in better shape. How do we move that research into actionable knowledge?… https://t.co/C56oxhvHymWe are seeing a global resurgence of #national #rightwing violence that is not going away. Public faith decreases i… https://t.co/VHzrADAVYnTowards an evidence-based model for #prevention: better translate #research into actionable #knowledge to identify… https://t.co/ziS8l2SCuBWhat terrorists have in common--we get so caught up in the ideology that we miss the bigger picture: legitimate mor… https://t.co/Zs2MetpKHYIt is complex and diverse. The profiles of #terrorist differ widely in race, age, social class, education, and fami… https://t.co/oexrzXkiU9
9/18
2019

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