Policy and Research Papers
Education, Identity and Rising Extremism - International Civil Society Action Network
This policy brief highlights experiences and lessons learned at ICAN’s fifth annual Women, Peace and Security to prevent violent extremism by fostering peace, resilience, equal rights and pluralism.
How Does the Media on Both Sides of the Mediterranean Report on Migration? - International Centre for Migration Policy Development
Funded by the European Union, this study on migration media coverage in 17 countries from 2015 to 2016 aims to identify the prevailing media narratives on migration that exist in different national contexts.
From the Ground Up - The Nexus of Economic Policy, Gender and Violent Extremism - International Civil Society Action Network
This report explores the impact of decisions made at global and national levels on the local level, such as increased economic exclusion, threated social cohesion, and exacerbated vulnerabilities to violent extremism. The state of current policy and practice are described through the lived experiences of the Women's Alliance for Security Leadership.
Peace Mediation I 2-3 March 2018 I Basel
Mediators bring conflict parties to the negotiating table and support them in finding agreements. In the last decade the range of actors in mediation has broadened beyond diplomats and UN experts and frequently professional mediators are brought in.This training provides insights into the challenges that mediators face when facilitating dialogue and searching for peace agreements.