News & Publications

Our Security on the Move project runs for 18 months from September 2017 to March 2019. On this page you will find updates on the project’s events, reports, briefings and peer-reviewed publications.


December 2018: Jutta Bakonyi and Abdirahman Edle presented preliminary findings of the Security on the Move project at the Impact Initiative’s ‘Power of Partnership: Research to Alleviate Poverty’ Conference in India on the 3-5 December, 2018.

Here’s the project poster on preliminary findings presented at the conference:

(Poster pdf available here: SOTM poster FINAL)


See Jutta and Abdirahman talk about the impact of the project here:


December 2017: Our project was launched at a stakeholder conference hosted by the Rift Valley Institute in Nairobi on 5th December 2017. With this event we established contact with stakeholders working on issues of security, migration and urbanization in Somalia. The aim was to foster early cooperation between partners to foster sustainable city-development in Somalia and improved livelihoods of IDPS, and to explain and discuss our research objectives and design. The report from the launch of the project at this stakeholder meeting is now available:

Migration and Security, 2018-02-22