Fight against terrorism : the role of cities – Opinion by Guilherme Pinto, President of Efus

Opinion by Guilherme Pinto, President of Efus and Mayor of Matosinhos (Portugal), about the role of cities in the fight against terrorism, published on 22 April 2015 on Euractiv. Read here (in French)  

Efus at the French national conference on nightlife, in Nantes

Nantes, France, April 2015 – Several Efus members were guest speakers at the national “Conference on nightlife” organised by the association Culture Bar-Bars in Nantes (France), on 13-14 April : Gilles Nicolas, Deputy Mayor of Nantes and Vice President of Efus, … More

Technology, Security and Freedom in an Urban Context

Paris, April 2015 – The Snowden revelations and the terrorist attacks in Paris and Copenhagen earlier this year have once again fuelled public debate in Europe about the balance between security and freedom. The European Forum for Urban Security (Efus) … More

Training session on the ethics and efficiency of security and surveillance technologies

Paris, April 2015 – As a complement to the final conference of the SURVEILLE project, Efus offers its members the opportunity to attend a special training session focused on the key themes of the project. Tailored to the needs of … More

PROJECT IMPPULSE : Partners meeting and field visit in Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal, April 2015 – During their coordination meeting in Lisbon (Portugal), on 1-2 April, the partners of the IMPPULSE project for the improvement of police-population relations discovered on the ground the pilot project developed by the city in the … More

Sport+ Project : Launch of the European Prize for Social Integration Through Sport

Paris, April 2015 – The partners of the European project Sport + on crime prevention through sport, which is co-financed by the European Commission and led by Efus, took part in the first coordination meeting in Paris, on 12-13 March. … More