RAN Practitioners Study Visit - Racially and Ethnically Motivated Violent Extremism (REMVE)/Violent Right-wing Extremism (VRWE) in the US and EU, New York City 15-16 March 2023
Participants of this two-day study visit jointly took stock of established practices as well as continuing challenges across primary, secondary and tertiary prevention before specifically looking into P/CVE structures in the context of law enforcement, mental health, rehabilitation and...
Mapping of primary prevention approaches in southern EU Member States, May 2023
This specialised paper is intended for P/CVE practitioners, who are defined as skilled professionals, and sometimes volunteers, who design and implement various P/CVE strategies, programmes and projects.
RAN in the Western Balkans - Online radicalisation and P/CVE approaches in the Western Balkans, 16 June 2022
This small-scale expert workshop of RAN in the WB brought together prevention and countering of violent extremism (P/CVE) experts and practitioners from the WB and the EU who discussed challenges and lessons learned concerning understanding and addressing online radicalisation.
RAN LOCAL online meeting: How to prevent and mitigate anti-government extremism at the local level? Restoring normality, rebuilding trust and networks at the local level, online, 06-10 March 2023
The meeting brought together local and regional coordinators from 11 Member States to exchange perspectives on anti-government extremism and how it manifests in their respective cities or regions.
RAN PRISONS Working Group Meeting - Dealing with false or non-compliance in prison – intervention strategies to mitigate risks, Rome, 07-08 July 2022
The goal of this RAN PRISONS Working Group meeting was to explore the scale and nature of false and non-compliance of violent and extremist terrorist offenders (VETOs) in prison, to determine the implications for their risk and needs management and identify available interventions and strategies...
RAN small-scale expert meeting: How to deal with alternative media that fosters polarisation on the local level, 30 November 2022
The meeting focused on three aspects: the role of (alternative) media in fostering polarisation in general, cases and challenges in dealing with this on the local level, and digital tools and solutions to address alternative media fostering polarisation.
RAN VoT WG meeting - Involving victims/survivors in P/CVE, Nice 29-30 September 2022
This conclusion paper gathers the most important outcomes of the meeting, structured per discussion topic. Additionally, an ad hoc paper will be drafted based on these recommendations and additional research.
Practitioner Lessons for Ensuring an Positive Transitional Phase between Work in Prison and after Release, April 2023
This paper is focused on practitioners’ perspectives and specifically on their experience of the transition from prison to community. The paper will share the practitioner accounts both good and bad and highlight the issues that dominate the transition experiences of prison, probation...
Dealing with extremism in an educational environment in the Western Balkans, March 2023
The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic and social media on youth radicalisation will also be discussed. The paper will provide recommendations and suggestions for school-wide initiatives to support P/CVE efforts, recognising that it not only the responsibility of individual teachers.
RAN Small-scale expert meeting – Exploring post-conflict reconciliation: an approach for communities, returning foreign terrorist fighters and their family members
The explorative workshop aimed to understand the potential of using post-conflict reconciliation approaches, methods and practices on returning foreign terrorist fighters (RFTFs) and their families.