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CounterTerrorism

Effects of terrorism

Terrorism in all acts and forms is always wrong and evil. It is the calculated use of violence to create a general climate of fear in a population. Violence destroys what has taken so much pain and sacrifice to build. It violates the duty of nation-states to protect its own […]

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Mothers against terrorism

When terrorism strikes, mothers are one of the most affected parties. They lose what they care about most, that is their children. Women and mothers in general have access to so much information since they are the people who spend the most time with their children at home, and also […]

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AU Forces Equipped To Counter IED’s

Twelve soldiers attached to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) bomb squad in Jowhar, HirShabelle State, Somalia have completed specialized training on countering Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). IEDs are locally manufactured explosives that have become the main weapon of choice for Al-Shabaab terrorists in Somalia. Conducted by the United […]

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Family role in countering terrorism

Family is a conduit of culture and belief and thus can play a critical role in shaping attitudes toward non- violence, counter terrorism and radicalization. In today’s world, parents are faced with the challenge of explaining violence, terrorism, and war to children. Although difficult, these conversations are extremely important. Parental […]

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Where do we go wrong as a family? Is it in the way we bring up our kids? Is it in the way we communicate? Could it be how we behave? The family unit is very vital in a child’s growth, it’s where children learn right from wrong, where kids […]

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Youth Radicalisation

  Why are we losing youth to Al Shabaab? This is a question that should be in every person’s mind when thinking about peace and security. We face grave danger as a nation when we are exposed to violent extremism and terrorism. Youth radicalization and conversion to terrorism needs to […]

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Family role in countering terrorism

Family is a conduit of culture and belief and thus can play a critical role in shaping attitudes toward non-violence, counter-terrorism and radicalization. In today’s world, parents are faced with the challenge of explaining violence, terrorism, and war to children. Although difficult, these conversations are extremely important. Parental influence is […]

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