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Youth radicalisation has recently been emerging at increasing levels in Europe. In Cyprus, engagement with violent extremist movements of the same intensity or frequency as other countries in Europe, has not yet surfaced. Nonetheless, tendencies that relate to radicalisation such as racism, intolerance and hate crime have been reported.
The findings indicated an increase of marginalisation and violent, mostly political, radicalisation of young people in Greece with the outbreak of the economic and more recently refugee crisis.
In Sweden, the understanding of processes of radicalization and the development of preventive work against violent extremism can be said to be framed by a few specific political decisions that were formative for the policies developed.
As the second phase of the projects starts, the YEIP partnership gives the opportunity to 9 young people (aged 18-24) from Portugal to participate in the project as young researcher.
Download here the Italian chapter on the phaenomenon of radicalisation in Italy. The research was launched during the international conference held in Modena on January 22 (presentations, videos, documents, full ebooks, avaible here: Preventing Radicalisation and Social Exclusion from the bottom up: Young People’s Voices