Date
Wednesday 15 November 2017 02:30 pm

The British Council's All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) and the Human Rights Initiative invite you to a panel discussion on the launch of a new report: Building Young People's Resilience to Violent Extremism in the Middle East and North Africa on Wednesday, November 15 from 2:30pm - 4:00pm at the CSIS Headquarters in Washington, DC. 

This report analyzes the upstream drivers of violent extremism, explores successful efforts to prevent violent extremism, and examines how international organizations can build the capacity of individuals to be less vulnerable to terrorist recruitment. 

Expert panelists will explore the findings of the report and illustrate its main recommendations. The panel includes:

  • Lord Purvis of Tweed - Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for International Trade
  • Sir Ciarán Devane - Chief Executive, British Council
  • Shamil Idriss - President and CEO, Search for Common Ground