Middle East

A hub of best practice, we bring together international experts, who share our philosophy, to participate in dialogue and contribute to our influential research and policy reports. These encourage a deeper appreciation of the causes and drivers of conflict in the Middle East and challenge established ways of thinking through creative approaches to conflict resolution. Read more »

Sustainable Security

A ‘sustainable security’ approach prioritises the resolution of the interconnected underlying drivers of insecurity and conflict, with an emphasis on preventative rather than reactive strategies. Read more »

Every Casualty

The purpose of the Every Casualty (EC) programme is to enhance the technical, legal and institutional capacity, as well as the political will,  for every single casualty of armed conflict throughout the world to be recorded, civilian as well as combatant. Civilian deaths are particularly poorly documented, and often not recorded at all. Where death tolls are limited to purely numerical assessments, exaggerated, politicised claims and counter-claims frequently abound. Read more »