UN Security Council Adopts Resolution 2178 on Foreign Terrorist Fighters
A list of events facilitated by the Global Center in connection with the 69th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
Preventing Violent Extremism in Burkina Faso/Prévention de l’extrémisme violent au Burkina Faso
Training on Economic Crime and Multiagency Cooperation

Latest Events

Global Center Participates in Side Event on the Role of Women in Countering Violent Extremism

27 October 2014 | New York, NY

Naureen Chowdhury Fink, Head of Research and Analysis at the Global Center, participated in a panel discussion on the role of women in countering violent extremism (CVE) hosted by the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates to the UN, in partnership with UN Women and the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security. The event at the United Nations, held on the margins of the 14th anniversary of Security Council resolution 1325, was the first in a series of six panels intended to explore a range of aspects related to women, peace, and security. Read More

Advanced Development of Standard Operating Procedures for Financial Intelligence

15-16 October 2014 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Fifteen staff members from Ethiopia’s Financial Intelligence Center (FIC) participated in a workshop on advanced development of standard operating procedures for financial intelligence in Addis Ababa. The workshop included presentations by Mr. Dev Bikoo, Director General of the Mauritius Financial Intelligence Unit on best practices for standard operating procedures in the areas of intake and receipt, advanced data analysis and information technology, and dissemination practices. Read More

Latest Publications

The Roles of Women in Countering Violent Extremism

The Global Center on Cooperative Security and Hedayah, are jointly developing and producing a publication, in the form of an edited volume, intended to offer an innovative and diverse set of perspectives reflecting on the roles of women in terrorism and countering violent extremism. Read More

Managing, Rehabilitating, and Reintegrating Violent Extremist Offenders

The Rome Memorandum on Good Practices for Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Violent Extremist Offenders and the Additional Good Practices on the Challenges and Strategies on the Management of Violent Extremist Detainees adopted by the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) provide authorities with a set of good practices and strategies when handling the rehabilitation and reintegration of violent extremists and the management of violent extremist detainees. To help support the GCTF’s new Detention and Reintegration Working Group, co-chaired by the governments of Australia and Indonesia, and further advance the implementation of the Rome Memoranda and Additional Good Practices, the Global Center will organize four regional workshops in 2015 and 2016 with support from the U.S. Department of State. The workshops will focus on priority issues identified by the working group, including for example the importance of training and capacity building for prison staff and the role of psychologists, educators, social workers, religious scholars, families, and communities in both rehabilitation and reintegration. Read More