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ISS: How is Africa dealing with young extremists?

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What do African societies do when they suspect their children of being terrorists – or when their young extremists give up their guns and...

ISS: Preventing violent extremism isn’t a job for civil society alone

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Civil society organisations working to prevent violent extremism in the Lake Chad Basin are numerous, and receive continued financial support from donors. In addition...

Countering the message

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For years, the blueprint for countering extremist propaganda was straightforward: Insist to followers that their beliefs are wrong and that they are suffering as...

Centre rallies East Africa against extremists

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East Africa stretches from the mountains of Eritrea south through the Great Rift Valley, which burrows from Djibouti across Ethiopia and into Kenya. Somalia...

ISS: Can Benin protect itself from terrorism in the region?

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Since February 2018, there have been about 60 terror attacks in the eastern region of Burkina Faso. Although no group has claimed responsibility, the...

ISS: Can violent extremism be prevented?

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Can the global community prevent violent extremism? Is the violence associated with terrorism different from other forms of violence, and in what...

Preventing and countering violent extremism

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Scores of projects aimed at preventing and countering violent extremism (P/CVE) in West and Central Africa are doing important work in tough...

Invest in poor rural areas to curb exclusion, quash extremism

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Remote areas in poor nations need far more investment to undercut recruitment by militant armed groups, in a shift from development policies...

ISS: Algeria and Morocco’s migrant policies could prevent violent extremism

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Algeria and Morocco have for the past decade been important transit and stopover countries for migrants moving to Europe. Many also stop...

New laws and tactics needed to catch extremists online

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In July 2017, as Iraqi forces were pushing ISIS out of the city of Mosul, authorities found a 16-year-old girl hiding in...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...