Workshop on Preventing Radicalization and Violent Extremism through Empowering Youth
Date: 5-7 December 2017
Under the Project entitled “Preventing Radicalization and Violent Extremism through Empowering Youth” with the financial support from Global Affairs of Canada, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI)organized a three-day training workshop on “Role of Youth in Preventing Radicalization and Violent Extremism in Bangladesh” from 5-7 December 2017 at Debiganj, Panchagar district in Rangpur Division, located in the northern part of the country. The training was attended by thirty youths, fifteen from Bhaulaganj College and other fifteen from VaulaganjDarus Salam NesariaAlim Madrasah. The young participantsreceived training on peace-building, reflective research, use of mass and social media, role of the youth, conflict resolution and advocacy skills for preventing the appeal of radicalization and violent extremism.