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Building a world without violent extremism 01 / 08

Building a world without violent extremism

We reduce violent extremism through evidence-based and innovative programs, strategic communications and world-class research.

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The impact of COVID-19 on violent extremism narratives 02 / 08

The impact of COVID-19 on violent extremism narratives

A major research program investigating the impact of COVID-19 on terrorist and extremist narratives.

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Tackling violent extremism through STRIVE Global 03 / 08

Tackling violent extremism through STRIVE Global

With 39 projects in 11 countries, the STRIVE Global program tackles radicalization and violent extremism through localized solutions. Watch a snapshot of the program’s impact in those countries.

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Meet the Imam using music & theater to challenge violent extremism 04 / 08

Meet the Imam using music & theater to challenge violent extremism

Find out how religious leaders are playing a powerful role in combating violent extremism in Tunisia.

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How can I build a successful Radical Right counter-narrative campaign? 05 / 08

How can I build a successful Radical Right counter-narrative campaign?

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Breaking the cycle of violence 06 / 08

Breaking the cycle of violence

Around 3,000 Tunisians left to join terrorist groups abroad, 600 of which have returned home. Find out how we are ensuring effective reintegration and rehabilitation.

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The ISIS Files: How Daesh spread its ideology to children 07 / 08

The ISIS Files: How Daesh spread its ideology to children

Daesh targeting children under their control with dangerous propaganda. We show how governments and teachers can reverse indoctrination.

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MASAR 2.0: A new way to measure and evaluate CVE 08 / 08

MASAR 2.0: A new way to measure and evaluate CVE

MASAR guides Counter Violent Extremism practitioners in evaluating their programs during design and implementation.

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Our Impact

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East & Southern Africa

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  • 5 Countries
  • 5 Programs
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West and Central Africa

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  • 2 Countries
  • 3 Programs
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MENA Region

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  • 7 Countries
  • 7 Programs
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East Asia & The Pacific

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  • 6 Countries
  • 5 Programs
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South Asia

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  • 4 Countries
  • 2 Programs
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Eastern Europe & Central Asia

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  • 13 Countries
  • 5 Programs
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Latin America & The Caribbean

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  • 1 Country
  • 1 Program
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North America

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  • 2 Programs
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Western Europe

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  • 12 Countries
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  • 195+ Activities
  • 20,000+ People Reached
  • 100 Countries

Our Expertise

National strategies and action plans

National strategies and action plans

Assist governments in developing and implementing comprehensive National Countering Violent Extremism Action Plans and Strategies.

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Strategic communication

Strategic communication

Develop innovative techniques to counter violent extremism narratives through communication strategies, campaigns and digital technology.

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Education

Education

Support efforts to enhance education systems by leveraging both religious and conventional education strategies to encourage youth resilience against violent extremism.

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Community resilience

Community resilience

Empower young people, local organizations, religious leaders and women to effectively implement counter extremism programs.

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Rehabilitation and reintegration

Rehabilitation and reintegration

Support rehabilitation and reintegration strategies for former and returning violent extremists and their family members by developing initiatives for successful reintegration.

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Returning Home: From Syria to Tunisia

Violent extremism affects many lives in Tunisia, but now there is a new challenge. Around 3,000 Tunisians left to join terrorist groups abroad, 600 of which have returned home - many are children born in Syria. Hedayah works closely with the Tunisian Government to train educators, psychologists and social workers working in detention centers and rehabilitation and reintegration centers to support the effective reintegration of children.

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Annual International CVE Research Conference
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Annual International CVE Research Conference

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Experts and Researchers Examine the Future of Counter Violent Extremism in the COVID-19 Era and Other Emerging Threats at the International CVE Research Conference 2022
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Experts examine the future of counter violent extremism in the COVID-19 era at International CVE Research Conference 2022

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The ISIS Files: Understanding how ISIS indoctrinated children
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The ISIS Files: Understanding how ISIS indoctrinated children

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From Captivity to Freedom

Fatima Adamu (not her real name) was abducted by Boko Haram when her entire village in Yobe, Nigeria was attacked. She and many other women and their children were carted away in vehicles to an undisclosed location. Fatima lived in captivity for almost a decade until she got her freedom in 2021.

Hedayah, together with Neem Institute, are supporting families to prevent and counter violent extremism. Through its flagship program, the organizations are giving civil society organizations and community leaders’ the right knowledge and skills to positively support survivors like Fatima and empower families in supporting rehabilitation and reintegration efforts.

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How do we ensure the sustainability of #CVE efforts?

Local social workers in #Indonesia are implementing our curriculum on families & #CVE firsthand as they can be the best actors to maximize the impact of these efforts in their communities | @BNPTRI

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#Hedayah Deputy Executive Director Ivo Veenkamp opens the national-led trainings on Supporting Families in Countering Violent Extremism in #Indonesia highlighting the unique role that practitioners and families can play in #CVE

Hedayah joins important @ICSR_Centre & @KingsCollegeLon event on how to resolve the #ISIS detainee dilemma.

Hedayah supports ongoing international efforts with our flagship rehab & reintegration work:

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