The Flemish Peace Institute is an independent
institute for peace research at the Flemish Parliament.

Workshop UGent & Strong Cities Network- Violent Extremism and Polarization (Annelies Pauwels)

13:30 - 14:30

On October 27 & 28, Ghent University and the Strong Cities Network, supported by the American Embassy in Brussels, are organizing the workshop “Violent Extremism and Polarization”. This event aims to bring together experts in the field of the prevention of violent radicalization and polarisation.

On October 28, our researcher Annelies Pauwels will give a presentation on the intersection between disinformation, polarization and extremism in the era of COVID-19 and the possible challenges this poses to democracy.