Muflehun joined ICRD and PAIMAN Alumni Trust in Pakistan to teach a week-long training workshop for women leaders and teachers at womens’ madrassas on preventing radicalization and violent extremism. With participants representing four major cities from different provinces, each team designed their own local, customized and contextualized implementation plan based on their learnings from the workshop.
The US State Department invited Muflehun Executive Director Humera Khan and other community leaders from around the world to discuss the best ways to counter extremism for the #StrongCities Initiative. Ms. Khan talks to NPR about the role of civilians in this space. Communities Encouraged to Share Ways To Combat Extremists
The Department of State Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) hosted a panel on “Combating Violent Extremism” at its 30th annual conference with 1200 registered participants. Executive Director Humera Khan represented Muflehun on the panel and talked about radicalization and ways for the private sector to be involved in countering violent extremism. The panel was preceded by a keynote by CIA Director John Brennan and was followed by a keynote by… Read More »Muflehun Discusses “Combating Violent Extremism” at OSAC 30th Annual Briefing
Norwegian Christian newspaper Dagen interviews Executive Director Humera Khan after event at Minotenk about youth identity and protecting Norwegian youth from extremism. Advarer unge mot ekstreme muslimer
Executive Director Humera Khan joins Al-Jazeera English Stream to discuss why it is so hard to win the information war against ISIL. http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/201507082334-0024873
New York Times covers the efforts of Muflehun and ADAMS in protecting youth from radicalization and countering violent extremism in the US. U.S. Muslims Take On ISIS’ Recruiting Machine
Executive Director Humera Khan talks to PBS NewsHour about what can be done to prevent youth from radicalization leading to violent extremism. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/can-done-prevent-youth-radicalization/
Executive Director Humera Khan talks to OSCE.
Executive Director Humera Khan talks to Bellingcat Middle East Week Podcast about Countering Violent Extremism. https://www.bellingcat.com/news/podcasts/2014/10/27/countering-violent-extremism/
GCTF – OSCE International Workshop on “Advancing Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism”
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”