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Politics, Society

Federal government launches counter-radicalization centre

The federal government has launched a new centre designed to prevent violent political or religious radicalization of young Canadians “before tragedy strikes.” The Canada Centre for Community Engagement and Prevention of Violence will provide national leadership, coordination and support to community» 

Society

Montreal to host conference on countering violent extremism

Dozens of experts in various fields – from counterterrorism to social work and education – will gather in Montreal in November for Canada’s first professional training program on countering violent extremism. The two-day training program organized by the Montreal Institute for»