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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL VIDEO-CONFERENCE ON “THE ROLE OF YOUTH IN COUNTERING AGAINST RADICALISM, EXTREMISM AND TERRORISM”

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL VIDEO-CONFERENCE ON “THE ROLE OF YOUTH IN COUNTERING AGAINST RADICALISM, EXTREMISM AND TERRORISM”

The Youth Affairs Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan, together with the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) and the UN Development Program, on February 18 at 10:00 (Tashkent time), plans to hold An  international video-conference in Tashkent at the “Hyatt Regency Tashkent” hotel on the topic: “The Role of Youth in Countering Radicalism, Extremism and Terrorism” via offline and online formats.

The purpose of the videoconference is to attract attention and unite the efforts of the SCO, CIS, CICA member states and UN in countering radicalism, extremism and terrorism among young people.

Event organizers: Youth Affairs Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA), Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Youth Union of Uzbekistan, German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), UNESCO, OSCE Project Coordinator in Uzbekistan, Country Office  UNDP Uzbekistan and the UN Regional Office for Crime and Drugs in Central Asia.

The videoconference will be split into four sessions to discuss the following topics:

I SESSION

Legal and institutional framework for countering terrorism and radicalization among young people: international and national aspects

II SESSION

Role of civil society institutions in countering radicalism, extremism and terrorism among youth

III SESSION

Innovative approaches and the role of youth organizations in the prevention of extremism and terrorism

 

IV SESSION

Preventing violent extremism on social media

 

The event will be attended by international and local experts, representatives of youth and law enforcement agencies, security organizations and member states of the SCO, CICA, CIS, as well as international organizations OSCE, GIZ, UNDP, UNODC (200 people in total).

To take part in an international video conference as a listener, you can register using the link below:

 

 

An international video conference "The role of youth in the fight against radicalism, extremism and terrorism" will be held!

 

The videoconference will be held in online and offline formats on February 18
at 10:00 at the “Hyatt Regency Tashkent” hotel.

 

✅ The online conference will be attended by the heads of international organizations SCO, CIS, UNDP, OSCE, UNODC, GIZ and the Mutual Trust Council in Asia, national
and international experts, law enforcement and security agencies, youth and representatives
of international organizations.

 

To take part in an international video conference as a listener, you can register using the link below:

https://forms.gle/8Nf5KxUm1Mqp3ieCA

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