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Research initiatives

BCC.20.008 – Resilient communities. Towards an evidence-based, community-driven approach to (de)radicalization and reconciliation

Route: Between conflict and cooperation

cluster question: 056 How can we promote peace, security, and cooperation - and address threats and violations - within and between constitutional states and within and between groups and societies?

Radicalized individuals and groups threaten communities’ ability to resolve societal and cultural conflicts peacefully. Preventing radicalization – the process whereby […]

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BCC.20.001 – COMCRIM: COMbatting CRIMes that undermine the rule of law in a smart and comprehensive manner, in a financial public-private partnership and through artificial intelligence with a focus on human trafficking, money laundering and corruption

Route: Between conflict and cooperation

cluster question: 058 What are the patterns and causes of crime and how can we influence them?

Crimes that undermine the rule of law (ondermijning) create conflicts in contemporary society that urgently require cooperation so as to […]

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BCC.20.003 – Towards a more collaborative science

Route: Between conflict and cooperation

cluster question: 062 How does science operate, what is good science, and how can policy key into it?

The urgent need to address societal challenges requires scientific collaborations that are able to deal with increasing complexity and uncertainty. […]

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BCC.20.005 – Dialogue and Conflict

Route: Between conflict and cooperation

cluster question: 047 How can we promote social cohesion in a society that is culturally and religiously diverse?

Societies in The Netherlands and elsewhere polarize. The differences and lack of interaction between the various ethnic, political, religious and […]

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BCC.20.006 – Legal mobilization: analyzing law-based advocacy

Route: Between conflict and cooperation

cluster question: 039 How can the law and other forms of regulation provide sufficient legal certainty while also responding to present-day opportunities and challenges in society?

Law promises certainty, but law is static; something needs to happen. Human rights in particular do not realise themselves; they […]

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