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Carayannis, T, Bazonzi, J. and Pangburn, A. (2017) ‘Configurations of Authority in Kongo Central province‘, JSRP Paper 35, February


Hoffman, Kasper, and Vlassenroot, Koen (2016) ‘The Challenges of Multi-Layered Security Governance in Ituri’,  JSRP Policy Brief 3 (May)

Hoffmann, Kasper, Vlassenroot, Koen, and Buescher, Karen (2016) ‘Multi-layered Security Governance as a Quick Fix? The challenges of donor-supported, bottom-up security provision in Ituri (DRCongo)’JSRP Paper 33 (July 2016)

Hoffmann, Kasper, Vlassenroot, Koen, and Marchais, Gauthier (2016) ‘Taxation, Stateness and Armed Groups : Public Authority and Resource Extraction in Eastern Congo‘, Development and Change, 47 (6).

Schouten, Peer (2016) ‘Extractive Orders: a Political Geography of Public Authority in Ituri, Democratic Republic of Congo‘, JSRP Paper 30 (April 2016)

Titeca, Kristof (2016) ‘Haut-Uele: Justice and Security mechanisms in Times of Conflict and Isolation’, JSRP Paper 32 (July 2016)

Verweijen, Judith (2016) ‘Coping with the Barbarian Syndrome: studying everyday civilian-military interaction from below in eastern DRC’ in K. Nakray, M. ALston and K. Whittenbury (eds) Social Science Research Ethics for a Globalizing World: interdisciplinary and cross-cultural perspectives, New York, Routledge

Verweijen, Judith (2016) ‘Between ‘Justice’ and ‘Injustice’ : Justice Populaire in the Eastern DRCongo’, JSRP Policy Brief 4, August.



Carayannis, Tatiana (2015) ‘The Democratic Republic of Congo’, in von Einsiedel, Sebastian, Malone, David M., and Stagno Ugarte, Bruno (eds.) The UN Security Council in the 21st Century (Boulder: Lynne Rienner).

Douma, Nynke, Hilhorst, Dorothea and Matabaro, Jocelyne (2015) ‘Getting the balance right? Sexual violence response in the DRC: A comparison between 2011 and 2014’ Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium (SLRC) and the Justice and Security Research Programme (JSRP).

Hoffmann, Kasper (2015) ‘Myths Set in Motion: The Moral Economy of Mai-Mai Governance’, in Arjona, Ana, Kasfir, Nelson and Mampilly, Zachariah (eds.) Rebel Governance in Civil War (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

Verweijen, Judith (2015) ‘The Disconcerting Popularity of Popular In/justice in the Fizi/Uvira Region, Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo‘, International Journal on Minority and Group Rights 22(3).

Verweijen, Judith and Vlassenroot, Koen (2015) ‘Armed mobilisation and the nexus of territory, identity, and authority: the contested territorial aspirations of the Banyamulenge in eastern DR Congo’, Journal of Contemporary African Studies 33(2).

Verweijen, Judith (2015) ‘From Autochthony to Violence? Discursive and coercive social practices of the Mai Mai in Fizi, eastern DRC’ African Studies Review Vol 58(2)


Cuvelier, Jeroen, Van Bockstael, Steven, Vlassenroot, Koen and Iguma, Claude, ‘Analyzing the Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on Congolese LivelihoodsReport for the DR Congo Affinity Group, SSRC.

Eriksson Baaz, Maria and Verweijen, Judith (2014) ‘Arbiters with guns: the ambiguity of military involvement in civilian disputes in the DR Congo’, Third World Quarterly 35(5)

Hoffmann, Kasper and Vlassenroot, Koen (2014) ‘Armed groups and the exercise of public authority: the cases of the Mayi-Mayi and Raya Mutomboki in Kalehe, South Kivu’Peacebuilding 2(2).

Verweijen, Judith (2014) Half-Brewed: The Lukewarm Results of Creating an Integrated Military in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’ in Licklider, Roy (ed.), New Armies from Old: Merging Competing Military Forces after Civil Wars (Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University Press).

Verweijen, Judith and van Meeteren, Michiel (2014) ‘Social Network Analysis and the De Facto/De Jure Conundrum: Security Alliances and the Territorialization of State Authority in the Post-Cold War Great Lakes Region’

Vlassenroot, Koen (2014) ‘Dealing with Land Issues and Conflict in Eastern Congo: towards an integrated and participatory approach’Report for the DRC Affinity Group (New York: SSRC).


Carayannis, Tatiana (2013) ‘The Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1996–2012’ in Boulden, Jane (ed.), Responding to Conflict in Africa: The United Nations and Regional Organizations (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan).

Carayannis, Tatiana (2013) ‘The Democratic Republic of Congo’ in Annual Review of Global Peace Operations, 2013 (Center on International Cooperation, Boulder: Lynne Rienner).

Eriksson Baaz, Maria and Verweijen, Judith (2013) ‘The volatility of a half-cooked bouillabaisse: Rebel–military integration and conflict dynamics in the eastern DRC’, African Affairs 112(449).

Vlassenroot, Koen (2013) South Kivu: Identity, Territory and Power in the eastern Congo (London and Nairobi: Rift Valley Institute).

Vlassenroot, Koen and Buscher, Karen (2013) ‘Borderlands, Identity, and Urban Development: the Case of Goma’, Urban Studies.


Vlassenroot, Koen, Perrot, Sandrine and Cuvelier, Jeroen (2012) ‘Doing business out of war: an analysis of the UPDF’s presence in DRCongo’Journal of Eastern African Studies 6(1).



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