Research and resources
August 05, 2021
Analyzing and Responding to Social Media and Conflict
This framework identifies factors that make societies vulnerable or resilient to misinformation, disinformation, and hate speech. A policy brief suggests ways to address these challenges.
July 26, 2021
Social Capital in the Wake of Disaster
This report assesses the response of small businesses to the port blast to understand how social, market, and political networks and identity markers affect access to key information, assistance and services.
July 14, 2021
Designing Cash Transfers for Economic Recovery in Iraq
Can intentionally varying the value and schedule of humanitarian cash transfers help Iraqis meet current and future needs? That’s a million-dinar question.
July 06, 2021
‘Fear of the Unknown’
Understanding the role of religion and identity in intercommunal conflict in Northern Nigeria.
June 28, 2021
A Clash of Contagions
COVID-19 and efforts to contain it are exacerbating the underlying drivers of conflict which, left unchecked, have the potential to foment instability and violence in the future.