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Champion of women’s rights in Nigeria addresses UN Security Council

Our own Fatima Askira will brief the UN Security Council on January 12.


Participate in Search – Nigeria’s Photo and Video Essay Contest!

As part of our project on the protection of Holy Sites, we are launching a contest for Nigerian photographers and filmmakers.


Burundi’s New Normal

After 2015’s political crisis, in 2016 Burundi settled into a “new normal” characterized by low-level insecurity. Read our briefings on conflict trends in the country.


100 Youth Activists against Violent Extremism meet in Maiduguri

100 young activists met in Maiduguri to discuss ways to end violence in their communities.

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Communication and Dialogue around Madagascar’s Mining Sites

We are supporting the peaceful settlement of land disputes arising around Madagascar’s mining sites.

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Search and the UN Mission map out societal trends in Liberia

We are using the SCORE Index to understand shifts in attitudes and perceptions among Liberians.


Promoting peace and social cohesion in Kidal

With UNICEF, we are launching an initiative to promote nonviolence within 11 schools in Kidal.