THE NAP TRACKER - SECOND YEAR AUDIT OF THE NATIONAL ACTION PLAN
On December 16, 2014, armed militants broke into the Army Public School (APS) in Peshawar Cantonment area of the Khyber Pukhtunkhwa (KP) province. In the brazen attack, they murdered 133…
Violence and Civilian Loyalties: Evidence from Afghanistan
Insurgency and counterinsurgency are widely described as “population-centric warfare”: a competition between military actors over civilian loyalties. Drawing on a high-resolution conflict event data…
Revisiting the “Problem from Hell": Suicide Terror in Afghanistan
A hallmark of the resurgence of antigovernment forces in Afghanistan was the mass introduction of suicide terrorist attacks. Between 2005 and 2006, the incidence of suicide bombings increased more…
Numerous, Capable, and Well-Funded Rebels: Insurgent Military Effectiveness and Deadly Attacks in Afghanistan
Why do some of Afghanistan's provinces experience more deadly attacks on counterinsurgents than others? We argue that provinces with more militarily effective insurgents will be deadlier for the…
The Islamic State in Afghanistan: Examining its Threat to Stability
In seeking to explain why and how the war in Afghanistan has dragged on, most analysis has focused on the western and Afghan government effort. In this article, we examine how the war looks from the…
Taliban Adaptations and Innovations
Since 1978, insurgents in Afghanistan have endured a state of constant conflict, facing two occupying forces that have fielded modernized, highly capable militaries with a multitude of numerical and…
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Bethany L. McGann
RESOLVE Network Knowledge Platform Administrator
Monica Duffy Toft
Senior Research Fellow at RUSI focusing on conflict, violent extremism, P/CVE and peace building.
GPPi's research, advisory and dialogue activities on global peace & security focus on governance, political economy, norms and organizations of providing (in)security and peace.