Paris, France, May 2020 – The public health crisis linked to Covid-19 has had a considerable impact on the development and use of technologies to support the fight against the pandemic, especially those driven by artificial intelligence systems. However, we … More

Insecurities and fears in public spaces in a post-lockdown urban environment – by Mariusz Czepczyński* –

A partner in the PACTESUR project (“Protecting Allied Cities Against Terrorism by Securing Urban Areas”) led by the city of Nice (FR), Efus is publishing a series of articles by the project’s experts with the aim of contributing to the … More

Third coordination meeting of the BRIDGE project: how restorative justice can inspire preventive actions against polarisation

Düsseldorf, Germany, May 2020 – The BRIDGE project (“Building resilience to reduce polarisation and growing extremism”) organised a series of three online web conferences on 23 and 30 April and 7 May replacing the two-day meeting that was originally scheduled … More

SOLIDIFY – The project’s final conference

The project’s final conference The SOLIDIFY European project held its final conference in Lisbon (PT) on 5 and 6 December 2019. Co-organised with the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) and the municipality of Lisbon, the meeting … More

SOLIDIFY – The guidebook

The guidebook  Most European cities are faced with drug use and trafficking in public spaces. Supervised drug consumption facilities (SDCFs) can be a tool for reducing open-space drug consumption, reduce the harm caused by drugs and addictions to local communities, … More

SOLIDIFY – Evaluation tool

Evaluation tool SOLIDIFY designed an evaluation tool that was presented, discussed and tested several times by the partners over the course of the project. The tool is structured around three topics: public security, public health, and legal framework. Furthermore, a … More