Israel and Hamas stand on the brink of another full-scale confrontation in Gaza. The only viable exit from the ongoing cycle of escalation is for international actors to use carrots and sticks to bring about intra-Palestinian reconciliation, thereby allowing the Palestinian Authority (PA) to govern the Gaza Strip.
What’s new? What is new is that little is new: despite repeated claims that efforts are being made to address the situation in Gaza, Israel and Hamas once again are sliding dangerously toward a new war.
The Philippine city of Marawi, on Mindanao island, remains in ruins more than a year after a five-month jihadist takeover. To avoid fuelling militancy, Manila must involve locals in reconstruction, implement a 2014 deal with Mindanao separatists and go beyond efforts to counter jihadist ideology
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Crisis Group is seeking a volunteer to support its London Private Sector Initiatives team in all fundraising activities related to corporations, individuals, and family foundations. The volunteer will also have the opportunity to coordinate closely with the New York events team in the planning, delivery, and follow-up of key high-level donor events in London. The volunteer will be expected to:
Research and compile accurate profiles of prospective funders;