European local and regional authorities against violent extremism

The attacks in Paris and Saint-Denis as well as those perpetrated before are a threat to the constitutive principles of our society. They must not lead us to give in to fear and to surrender the values that have been … More

Pictures – IMPPULSE conference, 16 November 2015, Brussels

Thank you to all the speakers and participants!  We hope the conference has met your expectations. Please take a few minutes to complete the evaluation form. Your feedback is important to us. The findings will enable us to improve our future conferences. … More

Communiqué of the Executive Committee of Efus

Communiqué of the Executive Committee of Efus Brussels, 17 November 2015 The meeting of the Executive Committee of the European Forum for Urban Security (Efus), on 17 November in Brussels, was held in a particularly difficult context following the attacks … More

Efus publishes Security & Tourism: Concerted Local Policies

The tourist city, regardless of its size or type of tourism, must consider security as a major concern in its development strategy. Whereas in the past, security and tourism policies were often conducted separately, dialogue between these two spheres is … More

Police-population relations: interview with Yvan Mayeur, Mayor of Brussels

In an interview with Efus, the Mayor of Brussels, Yvan Mayeur, explains why his city took part in the IMPPULSE project and how it will benefit residents. On 16-17 November, the city of Brussels will host the final conference of … More

Nous trois ou rien (us three or nothing): a film about acting to improve coexistence

Paris, October 2015 – Nous trois ou rien (us three or nothing), which is released on 4 November in France, tells the story of a young Iranian couple who flees the Islamist regime with their son and find refuge in … More