Tools and methods

State of the Union conference 2015: Shift EU resources to a common urban policy in which mayors could play an important role.

Florence, Italy, May 2015 – The European Forum participated in the fifth annual “State of the Union” high-level conference on the future of Europe organised by the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence (Italy), on 6-9 May. Once again, the … More

Technology, Security and Freedom in an Urban Context

Paris, April 2015 – The Snowden revelations and the terrorist attacks in Paris and Copenhagen earlier this year have once again fuelled public debate in Europe about the balance between security and freedom. The European Forum for Urban Security (Efus) … More

Training session on the ethics and efficiency of security and surveillance technologies

Paris, April 2015 – As a complement to the final conference of the SURVEILLE project, Efus offers its members the opportunity to attend a special training session focused on the key themes of the project. Tailored to the needs of … More

Ivorian Forum publishes a guidebook on urban security aimed at mayors of Côte d’Ivoire

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, April 2015 – The Ivorian Forum for Urban Security has published in partnership with Efus a practical and methodological guidebook on urban security aimed at mayors of Côte d’Ivoire. The purpose of this publication is to provide … More

Training “Ethics and efficiency of security and surveillance technology” – 12/06/2015, Paris

Training “Ethics and efficiency of security and surveillance technology” 12 June 2015, Paris What are the opportunities and risks in using security and surveillance technologies? Which technologies are used in European cities today? What are the issues in terms of ethics … More