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

Global Center Executive Director Briefs CTC on South Asia

10 July 2014 | New York, NY

Global Center Executive Director, Alistair Millar, and colleagues from the UN briefed the Security Council’s Counter-Terrorism Committee on a joint process for “Judges, Prosecutors and Police Officers in South Asia on Effectively Countering Terrorism.” Since 2009, the UN Security Council’s Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) has been leading a process aimed at improving counterterrorism cooperation and capacity in South Asia. Read More

The Role of the Security Council in Strengthening United Nations Efforts to Prevent and Counter Terrorism and Violent Extremism

20 June 2014 | New York, NY

The Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations and the Global Center hosted a closed-door roundtable to explore ways in which the UN Security Council can support member states and UN entities to strengthen their efforts to counter violent extremism. This closed-door roundtable was followed by an open lunchtime discussion on the topic with Dr. Fatima Akilu, who is a Director in the Office of the National Security Advisor in Nigeria, with a focus on countering violent extremism. Read More

Latest Publications

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

Evaluating Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism Programming

The project aims to develop a practitioner handbook on monitoring and evaluating CVE programs, primarily for use by civil society partners in the field. With support from the Kanishka Project, an initiative of the Government of Canada that invests in research on terrorism and counterterrorism activities, the Global Center will research current practices and challenges in evaluating CVE programming and develop a set of recommendations to help practitioners in this regard. The handbook will be available in summer 2015. Read More