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Call for members interested in a working group on the use of social media for local security

Paris, France, June 2016 – Are you using social media as part of your local security policy? Are you confronted with crime through social media? Are you interested in gaining knowledge about social media and crime and crime prevention? Efus … More

Methods and Tools for a Strategic Approach to Urban Security – Publication

Methods and Tools for a Strategic Approach to Urban Security   The implementation of local actions to improve individual and collective security requires a clear and precise understanding both of crime in a given community and of the various perceptions of safety … More

European Prize for Social Integration through Sport – Awards ceremony and Debate, 3 July 2016

European Prize for Social Integration through Sport Awards ceremony and Debate, 3 July 2016, Saint-Denis   The awards ceremony for the European Prize for Social Integration through Sport is organised by the European Forum for Urban Security with the support … More

Project: Local Institutions Against Violent Extremism

LIAISE – Local institutions against violent extremism Radicalisation and violent extremism need to be tackled through a strong preventative approach as well as just repressive responses, which are not sufficient on their own. A prevention policy must mobilise local partnerships … More

The challenges faced by Greek cities and their citizens in the midst of the economic and refugee crises

Athens, Greece, May 2016 – In the last six years, Greece has been hit by unprecedented economic decline, caused in part by the intensity and duration of the recent global economic depression. Salaries have decreased considerably, unemployment is rising fast … More