Aisha Ahmad / @ProfAishaAhmad

Assistant professor of political science, University of Toronto

Aisha Ahmad is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Toronto, a senior researcher at the Munk School of Global Affairs, and the author of Jihad & Co.: Black Markets and Islamist Power.

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Why jihadist insurgencies persist

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May 23, 2018

Even the best efforts to build peace sometimes end up financing chaos. As Aisha Ahmad explains, it comes down to a complex web of resources, uneasy alliances and ongoing corruption. So what can be done?