Children Increasingly Suffering in Armed Conflict

Violence against children in conflict zones reached record levels in 2014, including reports of ISIS and Boko Haram targeting youn...


Preventing Violence in the Name of Religion

Countering religious violence requires analysis that neither obsesses over nor neglects the significance of religious ideolog...


Children Affected by Armed Conflict

As images of children affected by conflict continue to fill our screens, including the horrific attack on a school in Pakistan, an...

Children Affected by Armed Conflict

"Staggering" Human Rights Abuses by ISIS Against Iraqi Civilians

A new UN report describes a "staggering array" of human rights abuses committed against civilians in Iraq by ISIS, focusing partic...


UN Mission to the Central African Republic Arrives

The arrival of United Nations troops to the Central African Republic (CAR) signals a new phase for the violent conflicts in the co...

Central African Republic