CVE Digest: Youth

Saving the “Cubs of the Caliphate”

Emily Guthrie, Fair Observer

June 5, 2018
Young People Preventing Violent Extremism in the Lake Chad Basin

Peter van Sluijs and Theophilus Ekpon, CSPPS

October 20, 2017
Young People In Delhi Came Together To Fight Online Violence Spread By Terrorist Groups

Nitya Sriram, Youth Ki Awaaz

August 31, 2017
Extremism is surging. To beat it, we need young hearts and minds

Scott Atran, The Guardian

August 20, 2017
Empower Youths To Enjoy Peace, UNDP Urges Nigerian Stakeholders

Sundiata Post

August 12, 2017
UN chief highlights youths’ role in peace building

Prothom Alo

August 12, 2017
Students Are the Newest U.S. Weapon Against Terrorist Recruitment

Ron Nixon, The New York Times

July 18, 2017
Students’ social media campaign picked for FB digital challenge

Abigail Viguella, Sun Star

July, 112017
Missing link in countering extremism

Mohammad Ali Babakhel, Daily Times

May 10, 2017
Elmo Joins the Forever War

Robbie Gramer, Foreign Policy

April 21, 2017
A light in the dark

GM Shoeb, Dhaka Tribune

October 05, 2016
Remarks at “CVE Reimagined: Youth and Governments Unite Against Violent Extremism

Sarah Sewall, Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights

September 22, 2016
A Way To Prevent Violent Extremism

Ian Burrell,

September 14, 2016
Project to Examine Extremist Organizations’ Social and Neurological Influence

Wen Huang and Graham Bacher, University of Chicago News

December 9, 2015
We Must Listen to Youth, Since Democracy Depends on it

Former Amb. and Rep. Mark Green, The Hill

August 12, 2016
What French Millennials Think of Unemployment, Immigration and Terrorism

Washington Post Staff

August 10, 2016
Tapping a Troubled Neighborhood’s Inner Strength

David Bornstein, The New York Times

August 10, 2016
UN Anti-Crime Chief Calls for Greater Prevention Efforts, Youth Advocacy to Fight Terrorism

UN News Centre

July 27, 2016
The Only Way to Defeat Islamic State is to Give Young Arabs Hope

Daoud Kuttab, The Guardian

July 27, 2016
What Factors Cause Youth to Reject Violent Extremism?

Kim Cragin, Melissa A. Bradley, Eric Robinson, & Paul S. Steinberg, RAND Corporation

International Mandela Day: Empowering Youth to Tackle Violent Extremism

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

July 25, 2016
Israeli and Palestinian Youth Musicians Amplify Their Voices to End Violence and Promote Equality

Charlotte Fraser, Peace Direct

July 21, 2016
New App Could Provide Literacy and Psychosocial Support to Syrian Children

Karen Ives, Creative Associates International

July 8, 2016
The Dalai Lama: To End Violence, Engage Youth

U.S. Institute of Peace

June 13, 2016
One Youth Leader Turns Play into Progress

Corinna Robbins, Mercy Corps

June 10, 2016
Frontline Perspectives on Preventing Violent Extremism: An Interview with Alyas Karmani (STREET UK)

James Fitzgerald, Conversations in Critical Studies on Terrorism: Vol. 9, No. 1, 139-149

April 22, 2016
Motivations and Empty Promises: Voices of Former Boko Haram Combatants and Nigerian Youth

Mercy Corps

Apr, 2016
Child bombers used by Boko Haram increases 10-fold: UNICEF

Michelle Faul AP

Apr 12, 2016
Fighting Extremism In Morocco Starting With At-Risk Kids

Eric Westervelt, New Hampshire Public Radio

Dec 18, 2015
This filmmaker makes a crucial point on Muslim leaders’ struggle to stop radicalization

Max Fisher, VOX

Dec 18, 2015
UN Security Council Resolution 2250 (2015) on youth, peace and security

United Nations Security Council

Dec 9, 2015
UN Security Council adopts first-ever resolution on youth, peace and security

United Nations News Centre

Dec 9, 2015
Empowering Young People to Prevent Violent Extremism

Kofi Annan Foundation

Dec 3, 2015
A Peacebuilding Approaching to Teaching About Extremism

David J. Smith, Huffington Post

Dec 2, 2015
FBI website to prevent ‘extremism’ targets US Muslims

Patrick Strickland, Al Jazeera America

Nov 3, 2015
To tackle jihadis, French activist says, ditch reason

Pauline Mevel and Chine Labbe, Reuters

Nov 3, 2015
Why The FBI Is Suspending Its Anti-Extremism Program

Jack Jenkins, Think Progress

Nov 2, 2015
‘It’s up to us to stop these Muslim girls making the worst mistake of their lives’

Alex Preston, The Guardian

Oct 28, 2015
The Real Power of ISIS

Scott Atran, The Daily Beast

Oct 25, 2015
What I Discovered From Interviewing Imprisoned ISIS Fighters

Lydia Wilson, The Nation

Oct 21, 2015
Deradicalisation makes headlines but Muslim initiatives win young minds

Michael Safi, The Guardian

Oct 21, 2015
Britain to seize passports of teens at risk extremism

Danica Kirka, Associated Press

Oct 19, 2015
Violent extremism part of contemporary Australia: Andrews

Farrah Tomazin, The Age

Oct 18, 2015
Tougher terrorism laws to protect against ‘incitement of genocide’, Malcolm Turnbull says

Stephanie Anderson, ABC

Oct 13, 2015
Participatory and Collaborative Approaches to Countering Violent Extremism: Maghreb & Sahel Regional Workshop

FHI 360 in collaboration with the Salam Institute for Peace & Justice

Oct 9, 2015
Your theory about violent extremism doesn’t help us understand why a teenager would kill

Anne Aly, The Guardian

Oct 7, 2015
To turn tables on ISIS at home, start asking unsettling questions, expert says

Warren Richey, The Christian Science Monitor

Oct 2, 2015
Investing in Education and Young People to Counter Violent Extremism


Sept 30, 2015
‘We see the humanity in others’: the youth leaders tackling violent extremism

Aisha Gani, The Guardian

Sept 30, 2015
Ex-extremist group recruiter becomes peace activist

Mateen Hafeez, The Times of India

Sept 30, 2015
Young British Muslims alienated by ‘us versus them’ rhetoric of counter-terrorism

Aminul Hoque, The Conversation

Sept 29, 2015
Prevent young people from turning to terror, Buhari tells World leaders

Funmi Ajumobi, Vanguard

Sept 29, 2015
Beware the hoax of countering violent extremism

Rami G. Khouri, Al Jazeera America

Sept 29, 2015
Closing Remarks at the Global Youth CVE Summit

Sarah Sewall, Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights, Department of State

Sept 28, 2015
Dar al-Iftaa to speak at Summit Against Violent Extremism in NYC

Hanan Fayed, The Cairo Post

Sept 27, 2015
Safe Communities Institute shares insights on homegrown violent extremism with European leaders

Matthew Kredell, USC News

Sept 9, 2015
Extremism: Inviting the Right Guests to the Table

Erkin Abakirov and Ragini Menon, Search for Common Ground

Aug 12, 2015
From Conflict in the Streets to Peace in the Society

James Rupert, USIP

Aug 5, 2015
How This Clever Imam Has Kept Americans From Joining The Islamic State

Igor Volsky and Victoria Fleischer, Think Progress

June 4, 2015
Safety and Security in North Bengal, Bangladesh: A Youth Perception Survey


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