Member Cécile Rousseau receives Royal College humanitarian award

UNESCO-PREV Chair member Dr. Cécile Rousseau, MD, MSc, is the recipient of the 2021 Royal College Teasdale-Corti Humanitarian Award in recognition for her service and activism in the interests of refugees and victims of torture.

First annual review of the prevention of violent extremism in the literature is released

We are pleased to present the first annual review of the prevention of violent extremism in literature produced in partnership with the CPRMV.

Our experts on the program “Nos années 20”

Our experts Marie-Ève Carignan and David Morin participated to a new public affairs magazine hosted by Patrick Lagacé. They discussed how to deal with the opposition movement to the health measures


28 September

What role does technology play in violent extremism and terrorism?

Co-holder Vivek Venkatesh and Ryan Scrivens have participated in a seminar on the topic of terrorism and technology organized by the Consortium for Research on Terrorism and International Crime

23 August

Fall of Kabul: the analysis of the director of the scientific committee Sami Aoun

Sami Aoun, director of the scientific committee and Middle East expert, spoke in various media following the fall of Kabul to the Taliban on August 15th, 2021. 

19 August

New Adib Bencherif article on violent extremism

Our fellow Adib Bencherif is the author of a recent article named “Unpacking ‘glocal’ jihad: from the birth to the ‘sahelisation’ of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb” in the journal Critical Studies on Terrorism.