Valka-Mir Human Security, LLC is a research, development and advisory company staffed with researchers and practitioners who are the leading experts in multidisciplinary ethnographic and phenomenological analysis of the root causes of unconventional warfare, hybrid threats, intrastate political violence and extremism. Valka-Mir team has been operating 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 in conflict and post-conflict zones globally within governmental and non-governmental institutions, academia, public and private sectors. Valka-Mir researchers and analysts all hold doctoral degrees in the fields of psychology, sociology, anthropology, political science, diplomacy, security and conflict analysis and resolution. The team brings extensive cross-cultural experience and has a collective proficiency of 25 languages.