“Complementarity is key to succeed in implementing crime prevention policies.” Interview with Rudi Vervoort, Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region, new member of Efus

Why did you decide to become member of the European Forum for Urban Security? Because of its role as capital city, where over 10% of the Belgian population lives, and as headquarters of European and international institutions, Brussels is a … More

Radicalisation: the PRACTICIES “Partnership Against Violent Radicalisation in the Cities” project kicks off

Madrid, Spain, June 2017 – The EU-funded “PRACTICIES – Partnership Against Violent Radicalisation in the Cities” project, in which Efus is a partner, has commenced with a first coordination meeting held in Madrid (Spain) on 1-2 June. The project mobilises networks … More

The importance of promoting a global approach against violent radicalisation: fourth LIAISE 2 seminar in Rimini, Italy

Rimini, Italy, May 2017 – “We need to promote a global approach against radicalisation, otherwise we might be overlooking other forms this phenomenon can take. We need to act now, rather than become aware of these new threats in the … More

Interview with Willy Demeyer, new President of Efus: “Being able to exchange, compare or innovate along with other European cities is an asset”

You have just been elected President of Efus. How important is this role for you? Willy Demeyer: Living a secure existence is a major need of citizens, whether in economic terms or regarding quality of life. In this sense, the … More

How to better use social media to ensure the security and safety of large events?

Athens, Greece, May 2017 – How to best use information gathered via social media to predict and plan before events? How to use social media to assist their policing both in gathering real-time intelligence and in communicating with participants to … More

Come and meet us at Preventica professional fair in Paris, 20-22 June 2017

  Efus is a partner of the 2017 edition of the Preventica professional fair that will take place in Paris from 20 to 22 June 2017. Come and meet us at booth D78 or during one of our conferences. (For … More