leading to violence has been identified as a top national security threat in the Government of Canada s 2013 Public Report on the Terrorist Threat to Canada, and this threat is being addressed through our counter-terrorism strategy.
The report also details a coherent strategy to counter violent radicalization
that involves federal, state, and local government officials, as well as non-profit and private sector entities.
The US must engage in many ways and at all levels to get at the root causes of radicalization
Based on the book, Friction: How Radicalization
Happens to Them & Us
Executive Director of the Institute for Strategic Threat Analysis and Response (ISTAR) at the University of Pennsylvania, a charter member of ICSR, says a remarkably diverse group of delegates from nearly 20 countries is scheduled to participate in timely working sessions focused on issues ranging from domestic radicalization
and violent extremism to the ongoing conflicts across the world, particularly in the Middle East and Afghanistan.
The participants of the conference would share experiences on radicalization
challenges and various de-radicalization
models being followed in different parts of the world.
Tightened security measures and subsequent repressive actions of the authorities towards various religious groups, as a rule ethnic minorities, can result in radicalization
of believers, said Kadyr Malikov, Director of the think tank "Religion, Law and Politics".
Howard discussed the effect of radicalization
as a tactical dimension of clashing perceptions.
The main purpose of these round-table conferences is to discuss and consult how all parts of government and society, in the spirit of partnership, can work together to prevent terrorism, extremism and radicalization
in order to mould a multi-dimensional strategy," said the Head of the OSCE Centre in Bishkek, Ambassador Andrew Tesoriere.
It is widely recognized that violent extremists effectively use social media for external engagement and propaganda, as well as for radicalization
and recruitment into their ranks, said Deputy Head of the OSCE Mission to BiH Alexander Chuplygin.
Today, I am aware that many of us are lured (sometimes unwillingly) by public funding that is available for scientific research from civil society and media interest in a new topic: the radicalization
People also are asking what role, if any, mental health factors played in Roof's violent radicalization
In the shadows of the political spotlight on BU1-C51, which is aimed at disrupting terrorist threats and efforts to recruit Canadians (see PMC 2015a), is a quiet and ongoing effort to intervene earlier in the radicalization
process, including a new Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) policy by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to work with parents, youth, mosques, and Muslim community leaders to facilitate early identification and intervention into the radicalization
process (Hall 2015).
Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag underlined the need to counter the risk of radicalization
through inclusive development, mainly the creation of job opportunities.
That UK participation in US-led wars of aggression in Muslim lands has been a major cause of radicalization
is practically a taboo subject.