Start of the new “Cutting Crime Impact” (CCI) European project on the reduction of the impact of crime on local communities

Paris, October 2018 – A new project funded by the European Commission, “Cutting Crime Impact” (CCI), in which Efus is a partner, will start on 1 October. Its objective is to enable police and relevant local and national authorities, particularly … More

The MEDI@4SEC project discusses technology trends and their use for public authorities at a workshop in Brussels

Brussels, Belgium, October 2018 – Efus took part in the workshop on the topic of “Innovative market solutions” organised by the MEDI@4SEC project, of which it is a partner, that focused on the most recent technological innovations in the ICT … More

“The Senior Academy is a modern and effective model that promotes community awareness in the issue of the elderly.” Mihai Costel, Deputy mayor of Brasov (Romania)

————- On the occasion of the United Nations International Day of Older Persons, Mihai Costel, Deputy Mayor of Brasov (Romania), tells us how his municipality improved the security of its senior population, notably through the establishment of a “Senior Academy” … More

Take part in Efus’ project submission on the local prevention of online hate speech

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