23 septembre 2017

Significant progress by higher education sector in working to prevent people being drawn into terrorism

Résultat de recherche d'images pour Higher education (HE) providers in England are making good progress in fulfilling their statutory duty under the Government’s Prevent policy to have due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism.
A new report by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) shows that providers are assessing risks and implementing a range of measures to support Prevent. More...

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22 septembre 2017

International conference on links between organised crime and terrorism

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"The Council of Europe, with the support of the City and the University of Málaga, is organising an international conference in Málaga (Spain) on 21 and 22 of September aimed at improving international co-operation to better address the interaction between transnational organised crime and terrorist groups, and explore strategies to prevent and combat both of them. More...

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Council of Europe experts discuss freedom of expression and terrorism with the Turkish authorities

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"On 7 and 8 September 2017, the working group between the Council of Europe and the Turkish Ministry of Justice met in Ankara to discuss issues relating to freedom of expression and the fight against terrorism in Turkey. More...

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Respecting fundamental rights, security forces and fight against terrorism

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"How to ensure respect for fundamental rights and freedoms while strengthening the fight against terrorism will be the focus of the third conference of the Independent Police Complaints Authorities’ Network (IPCAN) to be held by the French Defender of Rights and the Council of Europe in Strasbourg on 14 and 15 September. More...

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Violence in Barcelona is an attack on Europe’s freedom and democracy

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland today issued the following statement, “Innocent people – children, adults, residents and visitors to one of Europe’s most attractive touristic cities have been hit by cowardly acts of violence. I strongly condemn the heinous terrorist attacks in Barcelona. The Council of Europe stands in solidarity with the Spanish authorities and the people of Spain. The victims, their relatives and friends are foremost in our thoughts. Europeans must remain united and resolute to fight terrorism on the basis of our democratic values and principles of the rule of law”. More...

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Terrorist attacks in Spain

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"On behalf of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, I express my condolences to the families of the victims and I wish a prompt recovery to those injured.
I also wish to assure the Spanish authorities of the solidarity of the Council of Europe.  Such atrocities only strengthen our determination in fighting terrorism and defending our shared values of human rights, democracy and the rule of law. More...

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21 septembre 2017

Conference on reporting about terrorism: challenges and ethical dilemmas

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "council of europe"The Council of Europe is organising a conference in Strasbourg on 19 June to discuss the responsibilities and the challenges that journalists face when reporting about terrorist attacks, including the widespread use of social media and the constraints created by anti-terrorist laws. More...

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20 septembre 2017

Senate rejects closure of campus over terror attacks

By Tunde Fatunde. The University of Maiduguri in north east Nigeria is to remain open despite ongoing terror attacks by Islamic terror group Boko Haram, after Nigeria’s Senate resolved to push for tighter campus security and to keep the university open as a symbol of triumph over the extremist group and its ideas. More...

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27 juillet 2017

Manchester attack: we are in an ‘arms race’ against ever adapting terror networks

The ConversationThe Manchester attack illustrates how Western society is locked in an arms race with an ever adapting group of terrorists who keep changing their tactics and targets. Winning the battle depends on a number of complex factors and the acceptance that on the morning of June 23 Britain woke up to a new reality. More...

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The life experiences that can prevent sympathies for terrorism from developing

The ConversationTerrorism is frightening. It is in the news on a daily basis, creating fear and concern for everyone. Governments around the world need to develop and share intelligence about people connected to terror networks. Everybody is trying to understand how to respond. Attention is shifting to preventive strategies. More...

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