Research and resources
June 14, 2022
Mobilising Communities to Build Social Cohesion and Reduce Vulnerability to Violent Extremism
Testing the impact of Mercy Corps’ signature approach to strengthening social cohesion and its effect on vulnerability to violent extremism in Niger.
April 04, 2022
Can Mediation Reduce Violence?
Evaluating how training local leaders in mediation and negotiation shapes insecurity and violence in Nigeria.
March 10, 2022
From High-Risk to Resilient
Examining what activities are most effective in increasing resilience to recruitment by violent extremist organisations among high-risk individuals in Kenya
March 09, 2022
Strengthening Social Cohesion for Violence Prevention
Ten lessons from Mercy Corps’ research on improving social cohesion in order to prevent violence and mitigate conflict.
January 31, 2022
Sharing to Survive
This report explores the role of social connections in helping Yemeni households cope with the crisis. It provides recommendations to help ensure that aid programming supports these connections.