Teo Kai Xiang
Kai joined the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism April 2020, and works as a Communications Officer. He attained his Bachelor of Political Science at Leiden University, specialising in International Relations and Organisations, and holds a diploma in journalism and filmmaking from Singapore Polytechnic.
Prior to working with ICCT, Kai worked with the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC) and with Yahoo Asia Pacific. His work experience in the fields of conflict prevention and journalism focuses on communicating complex issues to a wide variety of stakeholders.
His work at ICCT centres around communicating the work of ICCT and assisting in the editing and publishing of top-tier scholarship in the ICCT Journal.
White supremacist extremists travel across the border between the United States and Canada to perpetrate violent attacks, spread propaganda, recruit, and network. This cross-border activity threatens to strengthen extremist movements in both countries.
An interview with Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges David van Weel, and NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Clare Hutchinson What key emerging security challenges (particularly related to terrorism) are currently being focused on at NATO? What initiatives are NATO prioritising in response to these? David Van Weel […]
President Joe Biden released his Interim National Security Strategic Guidance last month. Counter-terrorism has been replaced by the threat posed by traditional state actors, such as China and Russia, as well as a looming climate crisis as the main challenge facing the United States today. A review of past practices and a refocusing of priorities, as opposed to big commitments, seem to characterise the new president’s counter-terrorism strategy.