Fourth Biennial Review of the United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy
Blue Sky II: Progress and Opportunities in Implementing the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy
Eighth Regional Workshop for Judges, Prosecutors, and Police Officers in South Asia on Effectively Countering Terrorism
Letter from the Executive Director: From Counterterrorism to Cooperative Security

Latest Events

Training on Economic Crime and Multiagency Cooperation

13-15 August 2014 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Global Center held a training on economic crime and multiagency cooperation. The training included best practices for the processing of economic crime from intelligence, to investigation, to prosecution, and emphasized ways to improve coordination and collaboration between these and other agencies. During the training, facilitators discussed various forms of economic crime including fraud and corruption, asset recovery and confiscation, and mutual legal assistance within the context of the Ethiopian anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism regime. Read More

Understanding the Somali Economic Landscape: Financial Inclusion, Trade, and Investment

6 August 2014 | Washington DC

The Somali Minister of Finance H.E. Hussein Abdi Halane served as the keynote speaker at a luncheon discussion on the Somali economic landscape held on the occasion of the first US-Africa Leaders Summit hosted by U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington D.C. The luncheon was organized by the Global Center in collaboration with Oxfam America. The discussion was broadly framed within the context of the relationship between financial inclusion, trade, investment, and collective security and built upon the discussions at the US-Africa Leaders Summit. Read More

Latest Publications

Tracking Progress: AML/CFT Developments in East Africa and the Greater Horn

This research study examines legislative and institutional progress made by national anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regimes across East Africa and the Greater Horn. It builds upon a 2012 study produced by the Global Center in collaboration with the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Security Sector Program (ISSP). The 2014 study will highlight developments made in the IGAD states as well as Tanzania and Yemen, given their geographic and strategic importance to cross-border security, and will enable a more comprehensive analysis of AML/CFT challenges in the region. Read More

Preventing Violent Extremism in Burkina Faso/Prévention de l’extrémisme violent au Burkina Faso

The Global Center on Cooperative Security is pleased to announce the publication of the report, “Preventing Violent Extremism in Burkina Faso: Toward National Resilience Amid Regional Insecurity .” The report is coauthored by Profs. Augustin Loada (Executive Director of the Ouagadougou-based Centre pour la Gouvernance Democratique ) and Peter Romaniuk (Senior Fellow at the Global Center in New York). /// The Global Center on Cooperative Security est heureux d’annoncer la publication de la rapport, «Prévention de l’extrémisme violent au Burkina Faso: Vers une résilience nationale dans un context d’insécurité régionale ». Le rapport est co-écrit par les professeurs, Augustin Loada (Directeur exécutif du centre pour la Gouvernance Démocratique basé à Ouagadougou) et Peter Romaniuk (Senior Fellow au Global Center à New York). Read More