Publications

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Kidnapping in Nigeria - Overview, Effect, Causes and Possible Solutions

Kidnapping for ransom ranks very high among the numerous peace and security challenges confronting Nigeria. Kidnapping happens for political reasons (grievance); for ransom (greed); hybrid kidnapping (for generating money to support insurgency); and situational kidnapping (for settling custodial and family issures, indentured servitude and ethno-religious indoctrination).


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Governing and Securing Rural Spaces in Nigeria

Nigeria is experiencing a situational crisis in the governing and securing of its conflict-affected rural areas. Ungoverned space is a direct reflection of the inability of the state to effectively perform its minimal statutory functions: exercise of monopoly of use of force; full territorial control; and provision of basic social services.


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15.04.2020 | Publication EU

Baseline Study of the State of Play of SSG-R and the inclusion of CSOs in SSR processes in Nigeria

This study on Nigeria is part of the regional baseline study that was conducted by the African Security Sector Network (ASSN) team for the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Peace and Security Competence Centre (FES PSCC) as part of the project “Security for All” co-financed by the European Union.


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Baseline Study of the State of Play of SSG-R and the inclusion of CSOs in SSR processes Nigeria, Mali, Cameroon and Wider ECOWAS-ECCAS Region

This baseline study was conducted by the African Security Sector Network (ASSN) team for the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Peace and Security Competence Centre (FES PSCC) as part of the project "Security for All", which is co-financed by the European Union.


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News and Events

  • Friday, 09.04.21 - Gao - Mali | Security for all

    Regional Civil Society Forum on the Security Sector Reform (SSR) process in Mali

    On Friday 09th April 2021, the third regional civil society conference on the SSR process in Mali as part of the regional project 'Security for All'...

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  • Thursday, 08.04.21 - Gao - Mali | Security for all

    Regional validation workshop of the "Study on the Security Challenges and Needs of Populations in the GAO Region"

    Gao, 08 April 2021, in the conference room of the Regional Youth Council, socio-political actors validated the study on the security challenges and...

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  • Monday, 29.03.21 to Wednesday, 31.03.21 - Ebolowa - Cameroon | Security for all

    Training workshop for human rights defenders, activists and journalists on physical protection and online security in the South Region

    The training workshop for HRDs, activists and journalists on physical protection and online security in the Central region was organized in Ebolowa...

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