Who are we?

On 27 October 2016, 28 January 2017 and 24-25 February 2017, we announce our involvement in the Network of Civil Activists against Violent Extremism, by endorsing the decision to sign the Code of Honor of the Network, as follows:
First: Setting standards by which the work of all constituents of the network is organized.
Second: This Charter is a guiding guide and a moral and ethical commitment through which the programs and activities of the Network and its employees are organized, in order to serve its objectives and principles as stipulated in the founding paper.
Third: The network works to achieve its objectives by adopting three mechanisms:

  • National research
  • Development of preventive and speech work
  • Follow-up and monitoring
  • These moral obligations are based on the following rules

The launch of the Mediate Program

February 14th, 2018|0 Comments

On Wednesday, 14 February 2018, at 10 am, a meeting was held between Mr. Abdelwahab Ben Hafaiedh, Coordinator of the EU-funded project ‘MEDIATE’ and representatives of the partnering civil society organizations. During the meeting, [...]

Fighting Terrorism: The Democracy Advantage

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Global rates of terrorism have skyrocketed since 9/11, yet the aggregate increase tells us very little about the distribution of attacks across different regime types. Contrary to the traditional scholarly view and popular perceptions [...]

Dashed Hopes and Extremism in Tunisia

February 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Since 2011, the Tunisian government has carried out the most successful democratic transition of the Arab Spring. Yet during this same period, acts of domestic terrorism grew significantly. This development contradicts a prominent belief [...]

UNESCO Teacher’s Guide on Preventing Violent Extremism…

January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Violent extremism and the underlying forces of radicalization are among the most pervasive challenges of our time. While violent extremism is not confined to any age, sex, group or community, young people are particularly [...]

Any role of the family in protecting their children from the threat of extremism?

November 9th, 2017|0 Comments

During October 2017, a research team conducted a survey on the prevention of violent extremism and resilience through the relationship between parents and children. The sample included 1207 interviewees....  

Seminar on Children and the Prevention of Violent Extremism

November 1st, 2017|0 Comments

The National Counterterrorism Commission and Hidaya Foundation organized a meeting of experts and representatives of civil activities on November 1, in the presence of Dr. Abdelwahab Ben Hafaiedh, President of the Applied Social Science Forum [...]

The Early Support for individuals who are likely to be radicalized

October 16th, 2017|0 Comments

On October 16-17, The Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence (CPRLV), and the "National Response Program" of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, held a seminar on “the Early Support for individuals who are [...]

CAFA participation in workshops on the role of Civil Society in the processes of Eliminating Extremism

August 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Partenaires des Nations Unis (l’United Nations Counter –Terrorism Committe Executive Directorate) et de la CNLCT , 9 institutions membres du réseau CAFA ont assisté aux différents workshops destinés au rôle de la société civile [...]

La société civile se mobilise: Bientôt un centre culturel des arts et des métiers au Mont Sammama

June 12th, 2017|0 Comments

En marge de la cérémonie de clôture du premier forum international du HuffPost Maghreb, qui s'est déroulé le 1er juin 2017 à l'Institut du Monde Arabe sur le thème du "Repenser le vivre ensemble, [...]

Meeting of Central and Northern Governorates of Tunisia Tunis, February 2017

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Three meetings have been conducted to date to initiate CAFA network, the last of which was held on February 24- 25, 2017 in Tunis, in the presence of representatives to organizations from the central [...]

CAFA Second Meeting Matmata, January 2017

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Within the framework of CAFA initiative, and in order to expand the work of the network so that to reach out to a wider number of local civil society actors in the different Tunisian [...]

CAFA Consultative Meeting in Tunis, October 2016

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

In October 27, 2016, the founding meeting of the network CAFA “Civic Actors against violent Extremism” was held, under the initiative of the Applied Social Science Forum, and a number of civil society organizations, [...]


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