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Magazine 44:2 Read about the different roles of women in international peacebuilding, feminist movements in the Arab world, as peacekeepers in the army and as perpetrators in criminal and terrorist organizations, in this issue on WOMEN, CONFLICT & SECURITY. [3d-flip-book mode="fullscreen" urlparam="fb3d-page" id="1873" title="false"] ...

By Koen de Hek For more than a decade, the Nigerian government has struggled to contain an Islamic inspired uprising in the northeast of the country. Behind this rebellion is a group called Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād, popularly known as Boko Haram. The group gained...

Earlier this summer, on the 25th of July, Beji Caid Essebsi, the first democratically elected president of Tunisia since the Jasmine Revolution, passed away. Essebi embodied the bridge between the post-independent past and post-revolutionary future. His death presents new challenges for the already uncertain future...

On the 9th of April, the activities committee of the JASON Institute for Peace and Security Studies and the study association for BA International Studies (BASIS) organized a special lecture on the background of the border conflict between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland...