Situation in Palestine: Statement of the ICC Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda (International Criminal Court)

Yazidi girls: prisoners of ISIS, The Atlantic

Yazidi survivor: “I was raped every day for six months”, BBC News

Hope and justice for women who've survived ISIS, TED Talk

The Index of Racism and Incitement in Israeli Social Media 2018

Censored, surveilled: the Digital Occupation of Palestinians

Karen Abuzayd, Member of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry for Syria, UN Human Rights Council

Report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic, UN Human Rights Council 

Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro, Chairman of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry for Syria, UN Human Rights Council

Slaves of ISIS, documentary by Brandpunt, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2016

Hope After Hell - documentary by Brandpunt, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2016

Syria - Is this a war without end? l Start Here, Al Jazeera English

Why are millions starving in Yemen? | Start Here, Al Jazeera English

Will Israel be held accountable for 'apartheid' of Palestinians? | Inside Story, Al Jazeera English

Young Palestinians see no end to the Israeli Occupation. CBC News: The National

Former Israeli soldier breaks silence on occupation of Palestinian Territories. FRANCE 24 English

The Jerusalem neighbourhood symbolizing the Palestinian struggle against Israeli occupation. CBC News: The National

Palestine Journals: Life Under Occupation | Between Us. Al Jazeera English

Can young activists change the dialogue on Israel-Palestine? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English

HRW Investigation of Israeli Strikes on Gaza. Human Rights Watch

Decade of death in Syria’s civil war. ABC News

Reflections on Syria's Decade of Conflict. Center for Strategic & International Studies

Syria's War at 10: Does anyone care? | The Stream. Al Jazeera English

Syria: The visionary reconstruction of Raqqa. DW Documentary


Ten years of terrible suffering as Syria’s civil war grinds on. BBC News

Inside the Battle for Jerusalem. VICE News

Syria: First Atrocities Trials Held in Europe. Human Rights Watch

How to Prosecute War Crimes in Europe. Human Rights Watch

Syria: Mass Deaths and Torture in Detention. Human Rights Watch

The Syrian Quagmire, Ten Years On, ISPI

Panel 2 Genocide and Recovery, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2020

Panel 3 Justice and Accountability, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2020

Panel 4: Future of Yezidi – the Next Generation, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2020

Panel 5: Security Threats and Prevention, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2020

Yezidi Genocide Rememberance and Panel Discussion, Free Yezidi Foundation, 2018

Cultural Heritage and Mass Atrocities: crimes against Yazidis and Uyghurs, Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect

Webinar: The Impact of the Syrian War and Refugee Situation on Trafficking in Persons, International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD),

UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) - Press Conference, UN Web TV

Canada Briefing Yazidi Genocide anniversary. Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies

UN Forum on the Question of Palestine: International Parliamentarian Support to the Question of Palestine. UN Web TV

Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by Da'esh/ISIL (UNITAD) - Security Council VTC briefing. UN Web TV

How the Syrian conflict has changed international law. Asser Instituut.

Seeking Justice for the Yezidi Genocide: Seven Years Later. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

10 Years of Mass Atrocities in Syria: A Decade of Civilian Suffering. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Syria: The conflict is getting worse, says the UN commission of inquiry. UN Human Rights Council.

I Lived In A Jihadist Camp In Afghanistan. LADbible TV.

The fall of Kabul: The last days of the war in Afghanistan. ABC News In-depth.

Being LGBT in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Vice News.

Life under Taliban rule one month on. BBC News.

How Bad Are Qatar’s Human Rights Violations? NowThis World.

How The U.S. Stole the Middle East. Johnny Harris.

Saudi Arabia faces calls to boycott G20 over human rights abuses. DW News.

Who owns Jerusalem?. DW Documentary.

Syria: Returning Refugees Face Grave Abuse. Human Rights Watch.

Pro-Palestinian support growing, but will it lead to policy change? | The Stream. Al Jazeera English.

UN Human Rights Council to investigate crimes during Gaza conflict. Al Jazeera English.

Israel closes both border crossings with Gaza. Al Jazeera English.

What's next after Gaza ceasefire? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English.

How did fighting between Israelis and Palestinians get so bad? | Start Here. Al Jazeera English.

What can be done to stop the humanitarian crisis in Gaza? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English.

🇵🇸 Are social platforms deliberately silencing Palestinians? | The Stream. Al Jazeera English.

Who controls the media message on the Israel-Palestine conflict? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English.

#Palestine: Videos of violence, images of death on social media | The Listening Post. Al Jazeera English.

🇵🇸 Where will Israel's assault on Palestinians end? | The Stream. Al Jazeera English.

Stories of Palestinian Resistance I Fly On The Wall. Al Jazeera English.

Israel-Palestine crisis explained: why has the violence escalated again?. Guardian News

Why Yemen's civil war is about to get worse. Guardian News

Afghan women disappear from public life by order of Taliban. BBC News

Afghanistan: what could Taliban rule mean?. Guardian News

Yemen’s Mentally Ill Are Chained, Tranquilized & Abandoned. VICE News. 

Jihadi John’s journey from schoolboy to executioner. Channel 4 News. 

Afghanistan: Kabul under the Taliban. DW Documentary.

A Palestinian Israeli Crime Wave | Al Jazeera World. Al Jazeera English. 

Solutions journalism in the coverage of the Israel-Palestine conflict - #UNMediaSeminar on Peace. United Nations.

‘It’s genocide’: Protesters slam Israel, support Palestinians. Al Jazeera English. 

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.

The Environmental Disaster that is Fuelled by Used Clothes and Fast Fashion. ABC News In-depth.

Why Climate Change Is a Threat to Human rights | Mary Robinson. TED.

The Connection Between Climate Change & Human Rights. Centre for International Governance Innovation.

Impacts of Climate Change on Human Rights. UN Human Rights.

Human Rights as a Catalyst for Ambitious Climate Action | David Boyd. TEDx Talks.

Sir David Attenborough address to world leaders at COP26 - speech in full. COP26.

Climate Action: Mobilizing to Leave No One Behind Youth Advocates | United Nations. United Nations.

General Articles

Future of Life Institute, “State of AI: Artificial Intelligence, the Military and Increasingly Autonomous Weapons”

Desierto, Diane. “Human Rights in the Era of Automation and Artificial Intelligence”. EJIL: Talk! Blog of the European Journal of International Law. 2020

“WHITE PAPER. On Artificial Intelligence - A European approach to excellence and trust”. European Commission. 2020

“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

“Special Collection on Artificial Intelligence”. United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). 2020

“Towards Responsible AI Innovation. Second Interpol-UNICRI Report on Aritificial Intelligence for Law Enforcement”. United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), 2020

“Artificial Intelligence and Robotics for Law Enforcement”. United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). 2019

Campbell, Thomas A. “Artificial Intelligence: an Overview of States Initiatives”. FutureGrasp. 2019

“Artificial Intelligence. What implications for EU security and defence?”, European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS). 2018

Journalistic articles - Israelian Case Study

Defense News, “Israel reveals progress, challenges as it implements new war-fighting concept”

Defense News, “Israel launches first-ever multitier missile defense test”

Defense News, “Rafael combines technologies to give combat robots a ‘brain’ to map threats indoors”

C4isrnet, “Israel’s Carmel program: Envisioning armored vehicles of the future” 

The National Interest, “Israel Rolls Out New Surveillance Tech And Ship-Killing Missiles”

Defense News, “Israel’s Rafael integrates artificial intelligence into Spice bombs”

C4isrnet, “New Rafael system helps vehicles navigate in GPS-denied environments”

The National Interest, “Israel Rolls Out New Surveillance Tech And Ship-Killing Missiles”


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

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

Dialogue as a Critical Tool for Peacebuilding: Lessons from Burundi. International Peace Institute.

Is The Future Of Peacekeeping Peaceful? | Shannon Zimmerman. TEDx Talks.

Has the UN peacekeeping mission in DR Congo failed?. DW News.

What Exactly Do UN Peacekeepers Do?. NowThis World. 

The Power of Peacekeeping | Lise Howard | TEDxGeorgetown. TEDxTalks. 

Patrolling The Lawless Sahara Desert With The Blue Helmets | Vice on HBO. Vice News. 

Peacekeeping, Peacemaking, Peacebuilding. Cartoon Ed. 

UN Peacekeeping, a truly global partnership. United Nations.

Peacekeeping needed to face lethal technologies, climate-related disruptions & more-Security Council. United Nations.

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


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:

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,  

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

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.

The butcher of Bosnia (BBC).

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

The Death of Yugoslavia.


War on trial: The criminal tribunal for Yugoslavia and international justice (1/2). DW Documentary.

War on trial: The criminal tribunal for Yugoslavia and international justice (2/2). DW Documentary.

Panel Discussion "From Pig Farm to Genocide Memorial: Lety and the Struggle for Recognition of the Genocide against the Roma and Sinti", UN Web Tv

Why We Can Never Accept Russia’s Illegal Attempt to Annex Crimea: OSCE Diplomats. USOSCE.

Crimea: A Look Inside the New Russian Territory. Vice News.

Holomodor: Stalin’s Secret Genocide. Roman Kononenko.

Srebrenica massacre - Explained in under 2 min. BBC News.

Twenty Years After Bosnia - Lessons for Today. International Peace Institute.

Holocaust by Bullets: The Early Collaboration to Wipe Out Europe’s Jews. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

2021 First Person with Holocaust Survivor Estelle Laughlin. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

A Lasting Imprint: Photos Document a Vibrant Town Destroyed. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Young Virgins For Sale - The Controversial Bride Market of Bulgaria. Vice Asia.

Bosnia’s invisible children: Living in dignity. DW Documentary

The Russians Are Coming: Georgia’s Creeping Occupation. Vice News

Focal Point: 44 Days - Karabakh War. TRT World

The Armenia and Azerbaijan war, explained. Vox

What happened in Azerbaijan?. TRT World

The Azerbaijani threat to Armenia’s borders. FRANCE 24 English. 

Vikings vs Neo-Nazis: Battling the Far Right in Sweden. Journeyman Pictures.

Pluralising the pillars: Europe’s R2P. Protection Approaches. 

Portugal - Modern slavery for an EU passport. DW Documentary.

Freedom of expression in Europe: Who draws the line?. EURACTIV.

Germany’s Online Hate Speech Laws: Protecting Free Speech While Fighting Online Hate?. TLDR News EU.

Russia-Ukraine Tension | Putin Compares War to ‘Genocide’, Will The Conflict Spill Over to Europe?. CRUX.

The Usasa Genocide Against Serbs - Short History Documentary. Disturban History. 2021

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

What’s happening in Ethiopia? | Start Here. Al Jazeera English

Where is Ethiopia's Tigray war headed? | The Stream. Al Jazeera English

Could fighting in Ethiopia's Tigray trigger a wider conflict? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English

Ethiopia on Tigray, Ethiopia - Security Council Media Stakeout. United Nations

Tigray, Ethiopia: Peace and security in Africa - Security Council. United Nations

Why Ethiopia is in a civil war. Vox

Ethiopia: Too Big to Fail. What Role for the International Community in the Tigray Crisis?. ISPI

Rwanda - 25 years after the genocide. DW Documentary

What's going on in Central African Republic?. BBC News 

Ten Years After Independence: Preventing Mass Atrocities in South Sudan. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Can there be a peaceful future for South Sudan? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English

Juliette Paauwe speaks on the responsibility to protect and the situation in Cameroon. Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect

Ethiopia and R2P. Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies.

Atrocities in Tigray: Necessary action on Ethiopia at HRC47. Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect.

The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda: Assessments, Challenges and Issues. Centre for International Policy Studies uOttawa.

Protecting Human Rights as Emerging Technologies Proliferate in Africa, WITNESS

Documenting and Exposing Human Rights Violations in Nigeria, WITNESS

Risk of Mass Atrocities in Cameroon. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Twenty Years after the Rwandan Genocide - Lessons Learned. International Peace Institute.

Libya: investigators say war crimes may have been committed. UN Human Rights Council.

Burundi: Grave human rights violations continue. UN Human Rights Council.

What’s happening in South Africa?. Sky News.

Why South Africa is the most unequal country on Earth and how to fix it. DW News.

Gender-Based Violence Survivors in Kenya Need More Government Support. Human Rights Watch.

What next for Sudan after the coup? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English.

The Ongoing Humanitarian Crisis in Tigray | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English.

Living through Libya's wars | Untold Chaos. The Guardian

Nigerian Uprising and the brink. VICE News.

Lekki toll gate shootings: What really happened?. BBC News Africa

The War Criminals Trying to Prevent a Genocide. VICE News.

UN Mission in the Central African Republic - MINUSCA. United Nations. 

How the international community failed Rwanda. TRT World.

The state of human rights in Africa. Brookings Institution.

Top 10 Human Rights Violations in Africa (Nigeria) | How Human Rights are abused in Nigeria. Ariyike Modile.

Why South Africa is still so segregated. Vox.

Inside the Forgotten War in Darfur, Where the Killing Never Stopped. Vice News.

Is the international community failing Ethiopia? | Inside Story. Al Jazeera English.

Namibia: The Price of Genocide | People and Power. Al Jazeera English.