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Building a National Strategy for Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) 2019

Design a comprehensive approach to PVE

This course offers a unique opportunity to unpack the process of formulating a strategy for preventing and countering violent extremism. It examines the implications of UN Security Council Resolution 2178 for those involved in developing national plans. It helps build an understanding of the global community of P/CVE stakeholders and their roles at both the national, regional and international level.

The course offers an overview of the current global threat of terrorism focusing on the factors of violent extremism as well as the most effective methods used to prevent violent extremism.



Open to mid-career professionals working in national ministries and international organisations, as well as:
individuals and representatives of organisations implementing programmes on the ground, including community-based organisations conducting CVE/PVE activities
private sector professionals and national officials from countries afflicted by radicalisation


Geneva, Switzerland


CHF 1’500. Apply by 15 August 2019 to qualify for a 15% discount. Alumni qualify for a 20% discount. A limited number of partial tuition waivers may be available. GCSP reserves the right to modify the programme dates, location and fee at any time. Discounts are not cumulative.

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Building a National Strategy for Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) 2019

Date 14 - 16 Oct 2019

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