Kjetil Selvik is Research Professor in NUPI’s Research Group on Peace, Conflict and Development. He holds a PhD in political science fro...
Since the Arab Uprisings in 2010–2011 and subsequent counterrevolutions, socio-economic and political crises have occurred with rapid frequency in th1
The military response has been the main focus to address the multidimensional crisis that the Sahel has been going through since 2012. However, it is1
Summary: Since 2015-16, Burkina Faso has been engulfed in an ongoing conflict with jihadist insurgent groups active across the Sahel in West Africa.1
The situation in the Central African Republic's capital of Bangui is "apocalyptic" - that's how a former prime minister this week1
How and why counterinsurgent ideas persist, despite recurring failures?
In recent years, in response to the rise of ISIS, governments in the Middle East have begun to control the religious spheres in their countries more tightly. One example is the standardization of the ...