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Live webinar: How is COVID-19 affecting youth-led activism and the prevention of violent extremism?

On Thursday 18 June 2020, the Extremely Together leaders and the Kofi Annan Foundation hosted the second in a series of #ETDiscussions on youth, peace and the prevention of violent extremism (PVE). Online consultations designed by and for global youth on how COVID-19 has affected the work and activism of youth leaders worldwide, particularly in PVE. What resources are needed to strengthen peacebuilding efforts amid a pandemic?

Date & Time: Thursday 18 June 2020, 18h00 – 19h00 CET
Moderators: Ali Abbas of Extremely Together & Sofia Anton, Kofi Annan Foundation
Panel: Mr. Saji Prelis, Director, Children & Youth Programs, Search for Common Ground & Ms. Yasmine Ouirhrane, Policy Expert, Founder of We Belong

Recording

#ETdiscussions

 

ET Digital Discussions

Read the statement from our 10 Extremely Together young leaders and see
the recording  of the first ET digital discussion.

Take part in a short online survey aimed at collecting as many youth perspectives as possible on peace and preventing violent extremism and continue the conversation on Extremely Together social media and using #ETDiscussions hashtag.

Upcoming sessions:

Session 3:  2 July at 6 pm CET – Register here
Developing youth-led solutions to polarization and tensions resulting from COVID-19

Session 4: 16 July at 6 pm CET – Register here
Our demand to our leaders – Reforms needed for a post-pandemic future