The work of Efus presented at the regional conference of the Geneva Declaration on Armed Violence and Development

  Geneva, Switzerland, 8-9 July 2014 – The Geneva Declaration on Armed Violence and Development is a diplomatic initiative aimed at addressing the interrelations between armed violence and development. It supports States and civil society actors to achieve measurable reductions … More

Italy takes on EU presidency with a pledge to be closer to citizens and to foster economic growth

Paris, July 2014 – Following the European parliamentary elections of May 2014 and in view of the renewal of the European Commission at the end of the year, the Trio (Italy, Latvia and Luxembourg) that takes the presidency of the … More

The city of Barcelona hosts a field visit for Brussels and Alba as part of the Security & Tourism project

Barcelona, Spain, 26-27 June 2014 – A field visit was organised in Barcelona (Spain) on 26 and 27 June 2014 as part of the Security & Tourism project. Delegates of the cities of Brussels (BE) and Alba (IT) were informed … More

Technology and urban security – opportunities to participate in upcoming activities

As announced at the 2014 General Assembly in Karlsruhe, Efus invites its members to participate in a series of upcoming activities related to the use of new technologies for urban security.   Project proposal “Big Data for urban security” Building … More

Conflicts in public spaces – prevention and intervention / City of Augsburg, Germany

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Local authorities and the fight against radicalisation

The problem of radicalised young people is making headlines in Europe after the recent attack on the Jewish Museum in Brussels and the latest developments in Iraq. It is more than ever a pressing issue for local authorities, who must … More