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Languages for Resilience: Supporting Syrian refugees (PDF 642KB)

A look at the impact of language on refugees and host communities affected by the Syrian crisis and how language skills enhance resilience, with ideas for programme responses.

Building Resistance to Violent Extremism: a cultural relations approach to security and stability (PDF 914KB)

Sheelagh Stewart, the British Council’s Senior Conflict and Stability Adviser, outlines how education, culture and social enterprise can improve young people’s resilience to the narratives of violent extremism.