Training about Radicalisation: An Overview of the Available Material in Europe
The issue of radicalization leading to terrorism has become a crucial part of the political and academic agendas in Europe, confronted, especially in the last decade, not only to the threat from Jihadist terrorism but also with right/left wing violent extremism. Though violent radicalization is not a new phenomenon, its most recent manifestations require a more comprehensive and holistic approach addressing not only security concerns but also framing of the problem in social and psychological terms.
In the field of P/CVE, training professionals is considered beneficial. However, the offer is often too diverse and disperse to have a clear perspective of the existing (good) material. This article produced in the framework of the EU funded MINDb4ACT Programme offers an overview of the trainings available in Europe.