This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement nº 613174
SAHWA Project at the House of Commons
Tuesday 25 October 2016, Moussa Bourekba
On Tuesday 25th October 2016, at the House of Commons, the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) to the British Council, held its third evidence session on the Inquiry into ‘Building Resilience to Radicalisation in MENA’. Moussa Bourekba, Researcher at CIDOB and Project Manager of the SAHWA Project, participated in this session along with a panel of experts , and shared SAHWA outputs related to violent extremism among youth in the region.
Under the title “Educating and Skilling a New Generation in MENA”, this evidence session engaged with experts and organisations working in the areas of education and skills, who are aiming directly, or indirectly, to strengthen youth and community resilience in MENA.
The session informed the committee members of wider evidence being carried out in MENA (with any reference to relevant global case studies), using examples of successful initiatives and insights from the ground.