ECPA 2019 runner-up
The aim of the presented project was to develop, implement and evaluate a new innovative educational and treatment intervention (called BENGALO) for young male...
- Target groups
To accompany children and young people and support them to invent a general preventative attitude for their life, lead their live free from crime and being healthy and safe and identify themselves with their native country.
The project purpose is to develop criteria which can be used in evaluations of interventions aiming to reduce radicalisation tendencies and to provide a standardised instrument which can be used in the area of secondary and tertiary prevention (de-radicalisation).
Through this federal programme the Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth promotes civil participation and democratic behavior at local, regional and national level. Associations, projects and initiatives which are dedicated to promoting democracy and diversity and work against right-wing extremism, racism, antisemitism, Islamic extremism and other forms of hostility to democracy and inhuman behaviour, against violence, hatred and radicalisation, are supported by the federal programme.
MINDb4ACT aims to improve the current counter-violent extremism policies, generate new ones and connect law enforcement agencies (LEAs) and other practitioners working in the field or counter-violent radicalization. As an outcome MINDb4ACT will deliver policy recommendations extracted from validated results obtained from four kinds of interventions (research actions, exchanges among LEAs, strategic-policy exercises, training courses and pilot projects) with contributions from technology industry, social innovation and civic engagement schemes.