Program on Extremism, George Washington University

Program on Extremism, George Washington University

Washington, DC

31 Jan 2017

TRENDS Research and Advisory and the Program on Extremism, George Washington University have signed an agreement for cooperation in furthering research and policy advice on violent and non-violent extremism around the world.

The Program on Extremism at George Washington University, Washington, DC provides analysis on issues related to violent and non-violent extremism. The Program spearheads innovative and thoughtful academic inquiry, producing empirical work that strengthens extremism research as a distinct field of study. The Program aims to develop pragmatic policy solutions that resonate with policymakers, civic leaders, and the general public.

To achieve these objectives, the Program brings together a unique team of experts from various continents and a range of disciplines, including government officials with experience in public safety and law enforcement; scholars; former extremists; counter-extremism practitioners providing first hand assistance to families grappling with radicalization.