Design a positive policy prevention framework for tackling and preventing marginalisation

Prevent radicalisation among young people in Europe

Implementation through the construction and field validation of tools

Implement the EU Youth Strategy’s objective of preventing the factors that can lead to young people’s social exclusion and radicalisation

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Youth Empowerment and Innovation Project, led by young people will construct and test innovative policy intervention models. Join our network, please register filling out the application form

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Save-the-date: Modena, Italy - January the 22nd 2018 YEIP project International Conference: “THE PREVENTION OF RADICALISATION IN YOUNG PEOPLE - A participatory action project”

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The terrorist within: from a restorative lens

On the 9-10 May 2017, Professor Theo Gavrielides will be presenting on The Terrorist Within and Restorative Justice at the IIPR Europe Conference, Conflict in Europe: Meeting the Challenge, in...

A youth-led approach to radicalisation and insecurity: An alternative vision for social cohesion

Dr Theo Gavrielides (IARS Founder & Director)| 3-5 April 2017 The MARGIN project Final conference, Horizon 2020 Budapest, Hungary

€1.5m Youth-led project funded by Erasmus to tackle radicalisation and promote inclusion

Erasmus + has awarded the IARS International Institute with the €1,482,664 worth “Youth Empowerment and Innovation Project (YEIP)” to design and pilot a positive policy prevention model for tackling and preventing marginalisation and violent radicalisation among young people in Europe. The project officially started on 28 February and will be run in partnership with 20 organisations across Europe including 4 national ministries, several regional public authorities, universities, and NGOs’ in 7 partner countries including the UK, Greece, Cyprus, Italy, Portugal, Poland, Sweden and Romania. The IARS International Institute will act as the coordinator.