How to heal polarisation and work within a multi-agency partnership: a BRIDGE training session for Leuven

Leuven, Belgium, October 2020 – A group of Leuven’s (Belgium) urban security stakeholders – staff of various municipal departments, local police officers, local mediators, representatives of youth associations as well as members of Leuven Restorative City, a network of organisations … More

How to monitor and assess public policies and practices on polarisation? Exchange between BRIDGE and two other European projects

Florence, Italy, October 2020 – Three European projects on polarisation – the Efus-led BRIDGE (“Building resilience to reduce polarisation and growing extremism”), BRaVE (“Building resilience against violent extremism and polarisation”), led by the European University Institute, and GREASE (“Radicalisation, Secularism … More

Helping young people getting heard: three municipalities share their takeaways from the LOUD training webinars

Paris, France, October 2020 – One of the main activities of the LOUD project (“Local Young Leaders for Inclusion”), which Efus is leading with the aim of fostering inclusive environments for young people in order to prevent them from drifting into … More

Webconference – Reducing and preventing the feeling of insecurity at night

How to understand the feeling of insecurity at night and provide innovative solutions and practices to mitigate it 24 November, 2:30pm CEST The use of the city changes during night time: the needs and demands of citizens are not the … More

The 25th German Prevention Congress focuses on the impact of the digital revolution on urban security

Kassel, Germany, October 2020 – The 25th German Prevention Congress, which was hosted by the city of Kassel and held online on 28 and 29 September, focused on the impact of the digital revolution on urban security and crime prevention. Founded … More

Acting locally to prevent cyber-threats against children and youngsters

Maija Katkovska is Coordinator of the Latvian Safer Internet Centre. Like other Safer Internet Centres throughout Europe, this organisation seeks to protect Internet users, in particular children, from cyber harms. The Centre develops educational materials, organises information sessions and visits to … More