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Gavin James

Researcher

Profile

Gavin helped to develop the Global Extremism Monitor, the world’s first research operation to track violent Islamist militancy and efforts to counter it. He specialises in global insecurity, terrorist group motivations and factional allegiances, and providing conflict analysis on Africa and the Middle East. His work has informed leading figures in counter-terrorism, policymaking, commercial business and governments. Gavin’s research has been featured in international media outlets including Reuters, al-Arabiya, the Independent and Washington Post.