Global Youth Summit

Global Youth Summit Against Violent Extremism

On September 28, 2015, the Counter Extremism Project (CEP) co-hosted the Global Youth Summit Against Violent Extremism in New York City with support from the White House and U.S. State Department. The Summit brought together 100 youth activists, government officials, and private sector experts from dozens of countries, including Afghanistan, Australia, Egypt, Iraq, Kenya, Nigeria, and Pakistan to engage over new ideas on how to best build resilience against extremism


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Code 4 Coexistence Challenge

The Code 4 Coexistence Challenge is designed to mobilize developers to find technology solutions that build tolerance and foster understanding across cultures to help combat extremism. Developers may use any technology or platform, with an aim of focusing on inclusivity, peace, and understanding. The challenge will take place in 25 cities around the world, and culminate into a final event in London in fall 2017.


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