, 9.30 AM
14-16 Rue du Trône/Troonstraat, Brussels
On Thursday 28th of November 2019, a Policy Event on P/CVE in Maghreb and its relations with the European approach will take place in Brussels.

Next 28th of November a study visit on P/CVE practices in Maghreb and its interdependencies with European Union will take place in Brussels, organized by the Elcano Royal Institute within the MINDb4ACT project.

The aim is to bring together North African and EU experts and first-line practitioners in the field of counter-radicalisation and prevention of violent extremism. This initiative will be an opportunity to establish intercontinental dialogue between the aforementioned categories of professionals in order to exchange good practices and lessons learned, with a principle focus on: Trends on violent radicalisation leading to terrorism; The role of Women and youngsters in preventing violent radicalisation; and Disengagement, deradicalisation and reisertation of terrorists.

Below, the program:

Expert Round Table

“Sharing the insights on the Maghreb and EU approaches in radicalisation and violent extremism”

Date: 28th November 2019, 09:30 – 14:15 h
Venue: Elcano Royal Institute/European Policy Centre (Rue du Trône 14-16 – 1000, Brussels)

09.30 – Coffee served
09.45 – 10.00 – Welcoming by Elcano Royal Institute

Moderator: Fernando Reinares, Elcano Royal Institute (@F_Reinares)


Panel I 10.00 – 11.00 AM

Trends on violent radicalisation leading to terrorism: Persectives from the EU and the Maghreb


Panel II 11.00 – 12.00

The role of women and youngsters in preventing violent radicalisation: Initiatives from the EU and the Maghreb


12.00 – 13.00 Networking Lunch


Panel III 13.00 – 14.00 

Disengagement, Deradicalization and Reinsertion of Terrorists from prison: Experiences from the EU and the Maghreb


14.00 – 14.15 Closing remarks by Sergio Altuna, Elcano Royal Institute (@wellesbien)


For more information about the event, please contact Virginia Cinelli vcinelli@rielcano.org.