Second meeting of the PRACTICIES group of cities on the prevention of violent radicalisation in cities

Paris, France, October 2018 – After a first meeting in Salzburg (AT) in March, the group of cities partaking in the PRACTICIES project for the prevention of violent radicalisation in cities, which is led by Efus, held its second working … 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

Be the host city/region of Efus’ next “Security, Democracy and Cities” conference, in the autumn of 2020

Paris, France, October 2018 – The success of Efus’ last “Security, Democracy and Cities” conference hosted in November 2017 by the city of Barcelona and the government of Catalonia, as well as the wish expressed by numerous participants to see … More

PRoTECT – Public Resilience using TEchnology to Counter Terrorism

 Objectives The PRoTECT project aims to strengthen local authorities’ capabilities in public spaces protection by putting in place an overarching concept where tools, technology, training and field demonstrations will lead to situational awareness and improve direct responses to secure public … More

CCI – Cutting crime impact: reducing the impact of criminality in local communities

 Objectives The objective of the project Cutting Crime is to allow the police and other authorities, concerned locally and nationally, in particular those responsible for security policies, to reduce the impact of petty crime and, as far as possible, prevent … More