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Research uncovers what citizens' think about the security sector in the Arab World

​Researchers are exploring local perceptions of the security sectors in Tunisia, Iraq, Yemen, and the West Bank and Gaza. Carried out with the aid of an IDRC grant, data from public opinion surveys taken in 2014 has led to the development of a...

Social exclusion and "violences" in Central American cities

​Why do cities with similar conditions of social exclusion experience different levels of violence? Researchers from the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) in Costa Rica and El Salvador are sharing their answers to this question and...

Infographic offers advice to policymakers for reducing crime and violence

​Why do cities with similar conditions of social exclusion experience different levels of violence? IDRC-supported researchers in Costa Rica and El Salvador are sharing their answers to this question and what it means for reducing crime and...

Experts discuss unconventional conflicts in the Americas

​Armed violence is increasingly occurring outside the context of war. On February 12-13, 2015, experts gathered in Washington, DC to discuss the key challenges in dealing with unconventional conflicts and violence. In the Americas, non-state actors...

Evaluating violence reduction efforts in South Africa

​Evaluating complex violence reduction interventions poses a wide variety of challenges, ranging from negotiating relationships between partners with different goals to nurturing community engagement and buy-in to the process. A new article by...

Preventing violence while reducing poverty

​​Can a poverty-reduction program also help reduce crime and violence? New findings from IDRC-supported research in South Africa suggest that it might, if it is implemented in the right way. In a new article for the Centre for the Study of...

Interviews focus on building safe and inclusive cities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America

This In Conversation video series is a collection of short interviews with IDRC research partners working to build safe and inclusive cities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. It focuses on three important questions and offers insights from 15...

Reducing urban violence: Understanding why some men choose violence – and others don’t

What determines whether or not men choose violence? Do childhood experiences play a role? Does having children make a difference? Even though men are overwhelmingly the victims and perpetrators of armed violence in cities, little is known about the...

Making Central American cities safer: Community response to crime, violence

​Why do cities with similar conditions of social exclusion experience different levels of violence? IDRC-supported researchers in Costa Rica and El Salvador are sharing their answers to this question and what it means for reducing crime and...

Asia Research News 2015 features IDRC-funded projects

​From adapting to climate change in the Himalayas to improving maternal health care for women in Vietnam, exploring how to defuse violence in Pakistani cities, or building new skills for better jobs in Bangladesh, the 2015 edition of Asia Research...

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