About Us

Valka-Mir Human Security, LLC is a research, development, and advisory company staffed with researchers and practitioners who are leading experts in conducting multidisciplinary ethnographic and phenomenological analyses of the root causes of unconventional warfare, hybrid threats, intrastate political violence, and extremism. Valka-Mir's team has operated since 2010, developing science-based analysis and solutions to preventing and countering protracted human conflict and violence. 

Valka-Mir researchers combine decades of experience working globally in conflict and post-conflict zones within governmental and non-governmental institutions, academia, and the public and private sectors. Valka-Mir researchers and analysts hold doctoral degrees in psychology, sociology, anthropology, political science, diplomacy, security, and conflict analysis and resolution. The team brings extensive cross-cultural experience and has a collective proficiency in 25 languages.

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