Uncovering the Structure and Mobility Patterns of the Boko Haram Terrorist Group

PEAK Briefing

This brief provides an analysis of attacks perpetrated by the Boko Haram jihadist group near the Lake Chad region via a mathematical algorithm providing critical insight into the group’s structure and level of coordination—two critical elements of any regional strategy to counter the attacks. The analysis suggests national borders provide some level of safety to the group.

Rafael Prieto Curiel
Neave O’Clery
Olivier Walther
Migration and Cities