Climate Change

Why climate change is a threat to human rights, TED Talk



Climate change will displace millions. Here's how we prepare, TED Talk 

General Articles

Future of Life Institute, “State of AI: Artificial Intelligence, the Military and Increasingly Autonomous Weapons” https://futureoflife.org/2019/05/09/state-of-ai/

Desierto, Diane. “Human Rights in the Era of Automation and Artificial Intelligence”. EJIL: Talk! Blog of the European Journal of International Law. 2020
https://www.ejiltalk.org/human-rights-in-the-era-of-automation-and-artificial-intelligence/

“WHITE PAPER. On Artificial Intelligence - A European approach to excellence and trust”. European Commission. 2020
https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/commission-white-paper-artificial-intelligence-feb2020_en.pdf

“Malicious Uses and Abuses of Artificial Intelligence”. Trend Micro Research; United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI); Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3). 2020
http://unicri.it/sites/default/files/2020-11/AI%20MLC.pdf

“Special Collection on Artificial Intelligence”. United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). 2020
http://www.unicri.it/sites/default/files/2020-08/Artificial%20Intelligence%20Collection.pdf

“Towards Responsible AI Innovation. Second Interpol-UNICRI Report on Aritificial Intelligence for Law Enforcement”. United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), 2020
http://www.unicri.it/sites/default/files/2020-07/UNICRI-INTERPOL_Report_Towards_Responsible_AI_Innovation_0.pdf

“Artificial Intelligence and Robotics for Law Enforcement”. United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). 2019 http://www.unicri.it/sites/default/files/2019-10/ARTIFICIAL_INTELLIGENCE_ROBOTICS_LAW%20ENFORCEMENT_WEB_0.pdf

Campbell, Thomas A. “Artificial Intelligence: an Overview of States Initiatives”. FutureGrasp. 2019
http://www.unicri.it/sites/default/files/2019-10/Report_AI-An_Overview_of_State_Initiatives_FutureGrasp_7-23-19.pdf

“Artificial Intelligence. What implications for EU security and defence?”, European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS). 2018 https://www.iss.europa.eu/sites/default/files/EUISSFiles/Brief%2010%20AI.pdf

Journalistic articles - Israelian Case Study

Defense News, “Israel reveals progress, challenges as it implements new war-fighting concept” https://www.defensenews.com/global/mideast-africa/2021/01/22/israel-reveals-progress-challenges-as-it-implements-new-war-fighting-concept/

Defense News, “Israel launches first-ever multitier missile defense test” https://www.defensenews.com/training-sim/2020/12/16/israels-launches-first-ever-multitier-missile-defense-test/


Defense News, “Rafael combines technologies to give combat robots a ‘brain’ to map threats indoors” https://www.c4isrnet.com/home/2021/01/06/rafael-combines-technologies-to-give-combat-robots-a-brain-to-map-threats-indoors/


C4isrnet, “Israel’s Carmel program: Envisioning armored vehicles of the future” https://www.c4isrnet.com/artificial-intelligence/2019/08/05/israels-carmel-program-envisioning-armored-vehicles-of-the-future/ 

The National Interest, “Israel Rolls Out New Surveillance Tech And Ship-Killing Missiles” https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/israel-rolls-out-new-surveillance-tech-and-ship-killing-missiles-161891


Defense News, “Israel’s Rafael integrates artificial intelligence into Spice bombs”  https://www.defensenews.com/artificial-intelligence/2019/06/17/israels-rafael-integrates-artificial-intelligence-into-spice-bombs/

C4isrnet, “New Rafael system helps vehicles navigate in GPS-denied environments” https://www.c4isrnet.com/industry/2020/10/16/new-rafael-system-helps-vehicles-navigate-in-gps-denied-environments/

The National Interest, “Israel Rolls Out New Surveillance Tech And Ship-Killing Missiles” https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/israel-rolls-out-new-surveillance-tech-and-ship-killing-missiles-161891

Peacekeeping

UN Peacekeeping animation - Security and rule of law in the field, UN



UN Peacekeeping: Challenges from the field today and tomorrow, UN

The International Center for the Study of Violent Extremism (ICSVE)

Research Reports (most recent)

The Effects of Assad’s Atrocities and the Call to Foreign Fighters to Come to Syria on the Rise and Fall of the ISIS Caliphate
ISIS-Linked Digital Activism and Sympathy-Raising on Behalf of ISIS Women Held in SDF Camps
Social Media Tracking of ISIS Women and Real-Life Actions of ISIS Men on Their Behalf
Spontaneous Deradicalization and the Path to Repatriate Some ISIS Members
ISIS and the Militant Jihad on Instagram


Brief Reports

Can Case of Samantha Elhassani Be a Positive Example for Repatriation of Other ISIS Wives?
European Attacks and the Uproar Over Hate Speech as ISIS Virtual Caliphate Continues to Reign
Qatar Takes a Major Step Toward a Freer Society
Will Upcoming Trials of ISIS Women in Northeast Syria Speed Up Repatriations of Some?
ISIS Death in SDF Prison Raises Questions About Repatriation Before They Face Death


International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR)

Reports (most recent)

The New Philosemitism: Exploring a Changing Relationship Between Jews and the Far-Right
The Islamic Movement in Britain
Deradicalisation in Singapore: Past, Present and Future
Extremist Offender Management in Europe: Country Reports
Prisons and Terrorism: Extremist Offender Management in 10 European Countries


Features (publications are a bit older (from 2019 and earlier but seem interesting)

From Daesh to ‘Diaspora’ II: The Challenges Posed by Women and Minors After the Fall of the Caliphate
The Cost of Crying Victory: Policy Implications of the Islamic State’s Territorial Collapse
Holy Mobilisation: The Religious Legitimation behind Iraq’s Counter-ISIS Campaign
The King’s Programme for Middle East Dialogue Research Papers 2018
Beyond ISIS & Al-Qaeda: The Long Tail of Global Islamist Violence


Projects

Foreign Fighters and the Returnee Threat
Islamist and Jihadist Non-State Actor Governance in the Arab World
The Women and Minors of Islamic State


Radicalisation Awareness Network

Rehabilitation Manual ‒ Rehabilitation of radicalised and terrorist offenders for first line practitioners, June 2020
Violent right-wing extremism in focus, May 2020
Peer and Self Review Manual for Exit Work, January 2020
Lessons from crime prevention in preventing violent extremism by police, January 2020
Factbook ‒ Islamist extremism, December 2019
Factbook ‒ Far-right extremism, December 2019
Preventing the risk of radicalisation of asylum seekers and refugees, and far-right mobilisation against asylum seekers, refugees and immigrants, December 2019
RAN H&SC Handbook Extremism, Radicalisation & Mental Health: handbook for practitioners, November 2019
Multi-Agency Working and preventing violent extremism: Paper II, April 2019


ISD Global

Voices of Pakistani Youth: Lessons for Civil Society in the Development of Effective Counter-Narrative Campaigns
Hoodwinked: Coordinated Inauthentic Behaviour on Facebook
Developing a Civil Society Response to Online Manipulation
Other publications: https://www.isdglobal.org/isd-publications/


Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence

Women and Violent Radicalization
“Returnees” Which Measures to Adopt?
Types of Radicalization
The Radicalization Process
Recognizing Violent Radicalization
Hate Incidents
Prevention Tools
Prevention Guides

General Documents

Press Pack Backgrounder “Preventing Radicalisation”, European Commission, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/default/files/e-library/docs/fight-against-radicalisation/role_of_the_eu_en.pdf  

Abdul Rahman Al Jaloud, Hadi Al Khatib, Jeff Deutch, Dia Kayyali, and Jillian C. York. “Caught in the Net: The Impact of “Extremist” Speech Regulations on Human Rights Content”. Electronic Frontier Foundation, Syrian Archive and Witness. 2019 https://mnemonic.org/en/content-moderation/impact-extremist-human-rights#introduction
Europe

Anti-semitism: An analysis (Philosophy Tube)



Anti-semitism in Europe (DW Documentary)



How We Become Genocidal: The Holocaust 



The Struggle for Survival of the Roma People: Europe's Most Hated



Stories of the Kosovo War | Documentary 2019



France, Islam and Secularism l Start Here, Al Jazeera English



Bosnia and Herzegovina


The butcher of Bosnia (BBC)



Srebrenica Genocide: No Room for Denial (International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia)



The Death of Yugoslavia

 
Rwanda, a story of a genocide foretold (France 24)



Rwanda: from hatred to reconciliation (Al Jazeera)



How women are revolutionizing Rwanda, TED Talk



Why are schoolchildren being kidnapped in nigeria? l Start Here, Al Jazeera English



Why are they fighting in the central african republic? l Start Here, Al Jazeera English



Rwanda prepares for week-long commemoration of 1994 genocide | Al Jazeera English

European Institute of Peace

Making Peace with the Climate
Gender and Peacemaking Strategy
Time to Step Up EU Mediation?
Shaping Conflict Resolution Together - Strategic Plan 2020-2022
Climate-Fragility Policy Paper: Climate Change and Security in the Horn of Africa: Can Europe help to reduce the risks?
Climate-Fragility Policy Paper: Europe and Climate Security: Is Europe delivering on its rhetoric?
Preventive Diplomacy – the vanguard of multilateralism
The Sidama’s quest for self-rule: A study of the referendum on regional statehood
The EU’s role in promoting ‘Peace Dividends’ in Afghanistan
Citizenship on hold in Libya: an EIP policy paper
Taking Stock of Mediation Support: What Do Envoys Think?”
Refugee Return in Syria: Dangers, Security Risks and Information Scarcity
Ethnic Extremism in Ethiopia: an EIP policy paper
Report :“Islamic State in East Africa”

Also release news updates regularly: https://www.eip.org/category/news/Yemen’s Southern Women for Peace Group participate in Skills Enhancing Training
Don’t Miss Opportunities to Make Peace with the Climate
Taking Stoke: Three Lessons From the Women, Peace and Security Agenda for The Climate Security Agenda


“A Guide to Hate Violations in International Law”. Rights for Peace. 2020

“International Decision-Making in the Age of Genocide: Srebrenica 1993-1995. Rapporteur Report: The Hague”. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. 2015

“International Decision-Making in the Age of Genocide: Rwanda 1990-1994. Rapporteur Report.The Hague”. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. 2014

Human Trafficking

“The EU Strategy towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings 2012–2016”. European Commission.
https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/default/files/e-library/docs/thb_strategy/thb_strategy_en.pdf

“The EU rights of victims of trafficking in human beings”. European Commission. 2013 https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/default/files/e-library/docs/thb_victims_rights/thb_victims_rights_en.pdf

Factsheet “Trafficking in human beings the slavery of our times”. European Commission. 2013
https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/default/files/e-library/docs/thb-fact-sheets/factsheet_thb_en.pdf

Reference document “Guidelines for the identification of victims of trafficking in human beings”. European Commission. 2013
https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/default/files/e-library/docs/thb-victims-identification/thb_identification_en.pdf