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- Democracy Cities
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- EU Street Violence
- IMPPULSE - Improving Police/Population Understanding for Urban Security
- Just & Safer Cities for All
- LIAISE 1 & 2 - Local institutions against extremism
- Local voices – Local communication strategies to prevent extremism
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Partnership against Violent Radicalisation in Cities
- Preventing radicalisation through probation and release – PREPARE
- Safer Drinking Scenes
- Security & Tourism
- Solidify – Supervised Drug ConsumptIon Facilities to Instill Harm Reduction and Social Cohesion at Local Levels
Paris, France, July 2018 – Between now and the autumn, Efus will submit four projects that are up for funding by the European Commission on topics such as the prevention of racism, discrimination against Roma people, hate speech and gender-based ...
Internship – Project Management Created in 1987 under the auspices of the Council of Europe, the European Forum for Urban Security (Efus) is the only European network of local and regional authorities devoted to urban security. Bringing together 250 cities and ...
German Forum elects Deputy Mayors of Augsburg and Essen to replace outgoing President, the Deputy Mayor of StuttgartDresden, Germany, June 2018 – The German Forum DEFUS has elected the cities of Augsburg (Bavaria) – represented by Deputy Mayor Dirk Wurm – and Essen (North Rhine-Westphalia) – represented by Deputy Mayor Christian Kromberg – to its board, in ...
The use of social media for the management of large events: a Medi@4sec workshop in Setúbal, PortugalSetúbal, Portugal, July 2018 – Efus and the Medi@4sec project on the use of social media for public security organised on 6 July in Setúbal (PT) a dissemination event on the theme “Riots and large events,” which was attended by ...
Paris, September 2018 – Efus will submit on 11 October to the European Commission a project on the local prevention of online hate speech, and is looking for member authorities that are interested in taking part. The deadline for receiving … More
Innovation in urban security policies: Designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating public policies based on a prospective approach
Paris, September 2018 – Given the increasingly widespread use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in the public sphere, notably in the areas of safety and security, and in order to help member local authorities fully harness their potential, Efus … More
Preventing discriminatory violence: a new working group and a series of events scheduled this autumn
Paris, France, September 2018 – There is increasing recognition in Europe that our common security policies must rely on the indispensable alliance between safety and the respect for fundamental rights. High level representatives from the Organisation for Security and Cooperation … More
Efus invited to share its expertise at a conference on protecting of young people against crime, in Tunisia
Tunis, Tunisia, 4-5 July 2018 – Efus was invited as guest speaker at an international conference on “Protecting young people against crime” in Tunis (Tunisia), on 4-5 July, organised by the presidency of the Tunisian Republic and the Geneva Centre … More
A look back in video on the “Security, Democracy and Cities: Co-producing urban security policies” conference
In November 2017, – Efus, the City of Barcelona and the Government of Catalonia organised the international “Security, Democracy and Cities” conference, whose theme was the co-production of security policies. The “Security, Democracy and Cities: Co-producing urban security policies” Manifesto was … More
Brussels, Belgium, July 2018 – Recently re-elected as member of the Civil Society Forum on Drugs (CSF), a consultative body at the European Commission, Efus took part in the inaugural meeting hosted by the Directorate General Migration and Home Affairs, … More