Over £5 million awarded to community groups to fight extremism

2018-10-19T17:04:50+00:00 October 19th, 2018|Prevent in the News|

Community organisations across the UK will receive more than £5.3 million for projects countering extremist views and to build resilience within communities, it has been announced. Minister for Countering-Extremism Baroness Williams awarded the funds as part of the Building a Stronger Britain Together programme, which aims to protect communities and empower them to challenge extremism.

Most programmes to stop radicalisation are failing

2018-06-08T11:59:46+00:00 June 8th, 2018|Prevent in the News|

More than 95 per cent of deradicalisation programmes are ineffective, according to a study commissioned by the Home Office that raises questions about the government’s Prevent programme. The study revealed failures in the approach to deradicalisation in schools, youth centres, sports clubs and English-language classes. Read more 

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