European seminar: Preventing and Countering Discriminatory Violence at the Local Level – 2-3 March 2017, Vienna

Preventing and Countering Discriminatory Violence at the Local Level European seminar 2-3 March 2017, Vienna According to recent reports by European institutions and civil society organisations, incidents motivated by hate and intolerance are increasing in number and intensity in many … More

LIAISE 2 seminar: Prevention of radicalisation in the context of probation and prison – 29 March 2017, The Hague (NL)

The prevention of radicalisation in the context of probation and prison Challenges and opportunities for the partnership between local authorities and judicial actors 3rd LIAISE 2 European seminar Wednesday, 29 March The Hague, Netherlands Policymakers are increasingly interested in the … More

Brno’s (CZ) Senior Academy winner of the 2016 European Crime Prevention Award

Paris, January 2017 – The town of Brno, Czech Republic, a member of Efus, won the European Crime Prevention Award, whose theme this year was “organised crime against elderly people”, for its Senior Academy scheme. The award ceremony was held … More

Malta assumes the EU presidency with a pledge to “rEUnite”

Paris, January 2017 – On 1 January, Malta became the smallest EU Member State ever to take the rotating, six-month presidency of the European Council at a time when the Union is facing daunting political challenges posed by the refugee … More

Best Wishes for 2017

Efus’ team wishes you a happy New Year 2017

Tribute to Michel Marcus, co-founder and former Executive Director of Efus

Many of you share our sorrow following the passing of Michel Marcus, on 10 November 2016,  and many of you have shared memories with us. We thank you. Almost 30 years ago, Michel Marcus, together with Gilbert Bonnemaison and several … More