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Latest analysis on conflict and violence and the challenges of sustaining peace in volatile contexts.
  1. Why land is important in understanding violent conflict

  2. The new US fragility strategy can be transformational – but requires careful implementation

  3. International aid prioritises the pandemic over peace. But at what cost?

  4. Beyond American exceptionalism: a global agenda for the Biden-Harris administration

  5. Three myths about armed groups and the smuggling economy

  6. Inviting non-state armed groups to the table: inclusive strategies towards a more fit for purpose international humanitarian law

    Briefing/policy papers

  7. The humanitarian impact of combined conflict, climate and environmental risks

    Briefing/policy papers

  8. Rapid evidence assessment: what works to protect children on the move?

    Research reports

  9. Humanitarian diplomacy and protection advocacy in an age of caution

    Briefing/policy papers

  10. Women political leaders and peacebuilding

    Research reports

  11. Dilemmas and experiences of international support for inclusive peacebuilding

    Research reports

  12. Inclusive constitution making in fragile and conflict-affected states

    Research reports

  13. Facing twin climate and conflict shocks, governments step up

  14. In pursuit of resilience: assessing threats and trade-offs for risk-informed development in Myanmar and Niger

    Research reports

  15. ‘A force for good’: how the UK can lead in shaping a more just and peaceful world

  16. The mental landscape of post-conflict life in northern Uganda

    Research reports

  17. The changing geopolitics of North-South relations: introducing ODI MED

  18. Human rights are at a crossroads – but accountability and activism can inspire change

  19. The behavioural challenges of post-conflict life


  20. Supporting Pastoralism and Agriculture in Recurrent and Protracted Crisis (SPARC)