Training social mediators by exchanging practices throughout Europe: Call for applications for the 2019 Tour Around Europe

Paris, France, June 2018 — Efus is a partner in the European CreE.A project for the promotion of social mediation in Europe through the exchange of knowledge among professionals. We are inviting member local authorities to take part in the … More

2018 General Assembly meeting: focus on the social cohesion aspect of urban security policies

Liege, Belgium, May 2018 —  Some 80 delegates representing about 50 member cities attended Efus’ General Assembly meeting in Liege (BE), city which is president of the association, on 14 and 15 May. Apart from the GA itself, delegates had … More

The Security, Democracy and Cities – Co-producing urban security policies manifesto is available

The Security, Democracy and Cities – Co-producing urban security policies manifesto was adopted at the end of the eponymous conference organised by the European Forum for Urban Security (Efus), the City of Barcelona and the Government of Catalonia on 15-17 … More

Efus at the CITYCoP project final conference on “Changing communities, changing policing”

Florence, Italy, April 2018 – Efus attended the final conference of the CITYCoP project on “Changing communities, changing policing” in Florence (Italy), on 17-18 April, during which the consortium presented the SecureU mobile application, a unique technological solution developed by … More

How urban security benefits from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research programme

The largest research programme ever with a total budget of some €80 billion, Horizon 2020 is one of the EU’s flagship initiatives. Efus is associated with four European projects that benefit from H2020 funding. Paris, France, May 2018 – The … More