This is the first in a series of ‘Peace Audits’, in which we assess the opportunities and challenges of building sustainable peace in Kenya.
This brochure showcases and reflects on the work of ‘Unheard Voices’, an exciting project bringing together media professionals from major mainstream and independent media outlets in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Nagorny Karabakh.
This UNICEF UK commissioned report, co-authored by the Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and International Alert, adds to a growing body of research which emphasises the role of climate change and environmental stress as a ‘threat multiplier’ in terms of stability and security.
This paper describes the Syrian diaspora in the UK and outlines the potential for Syrians living in the UK to contribute to building peace in Syria.
In 2013, the Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme conducted research on the 2011 post-electoral violence in northern Nigeria. Fast forward to 2015 and the scenario looks similar with the same set of actors. But is Nigeria still vulnerable to the post-electoral violence as experienced in 2011? Has anything changed in the polity?
This paper summarises the findings of a nationwide survey by International Alert and the Lebanese Center for Policy Studies about the perceptions of security threats and the institutions providing security in Lebanon, in an attempt to foster a debate around SSR in the country.
This report examines the role of gender in Lebanese security perceptions, Lebanese perceptions of security institutions, as well as gender dynamics within security institutions.
As part of a four-country research project on gender in peacebuilding, this report examines the case of Colombia, where society has been deeply affected by both decades of armed conflict as well as high levels of criminal violence.