Anushree Verma joined the ICCT in August 2022 as its Communications and Events Intern. She is in the final year of her BSc degree in International Relations and Organisations at Leiden University. She is also the Social Media Officer for the Communications Team at Women in Innovation and Leadership – a networking organisation based in The Hague.
Previously, Anushree has worked extensively with different organisations to acquire skills in graphic design, event management, and administration. She is also the co-founder of a collaboration project between two NGO’s, C.R.Y and Kora Kagaz, in India. From tasks concerning designing and conducting workshops all the way to managing internal/external communications, she has gained experience from the ground level.
Keywords: violent extremism, Sahel, IDPs, refugees, displacement, migration, counter-terrorism With the Sahel crisis entering its tenth year, the indiscriminate violence faced by local populations trapped between various al-Qaeda and Islamic State-affiliated organisations, other non-state armed groups, and counter-terrorism operations, is forcing ever-growing numbers of civilians to flee, resulting in over 2.8 million people being forcibly […]
This Perspective delves into the issue of in absentia prosecution (i.e. without the suspect being present) of individuals who travelled to Syria, analysing the law at the international and domestic level.
This perspective critically examines what type of leader al-Zawahiri has been and what type his eventual successor could be by highlighting five possible successor types.