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Foreign Affairs- Why Countering Extremism Fails

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Foreign Affairs publishes article by Executive Director Humera Khan about the failures of counter violent extremism policy and efforts, highlighting the challenges and ways to overcome them. Why Countering Extremism Fails

White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism

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Muflehun participated in the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism held at the White House, including the Ministerial segment held at the Department of State. Executive Director Humera Khan introduced the technology panel held at the White House and spoke about the use of social media by extremist recruiters and the needs for countering online indoctrination of youth. More information about the event is available here: FACT SHEET: The White House Summit… Read More »White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism

Dalai Lama & Muflehun Join in Panel Discussion on “Service in Action”

On Feb 6, 2015, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama joined Muflehun Executive Director Humera Khan on a panel discussion with American Muslims on “Service in Action.” The event was organized by DOST (Development Organization for Societies in Transition). The panel was moderated by John T Pinna, (DOST) and panelists included Sheikh Al-Sahlani, general representative of His Eminence Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Al-Sistani and head of the Al-Khoei Foundation in New… Read More »Dalai Lama & Muflehun Join in Panel Discussion on “Service in Action”

GCTF – OSCE International Workshop on “Advancing Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism”

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In October 2014, Muflehun Executive Director represented the organization at the GCTF-OSCE International Conference on Advancing the Role of Women in CVERLT in Vienna, Austria. This international workshop is part of a joint initiative of the OSCE Transnational Threats Department and the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), supported by Germany, Turkey and the United States of America. The purpose of the workshop was to promote gender-sensitive strategies, policies and measures to… Read More »GCTF – OSCE International Workshop on “Advancing Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism”