Youth

2018-02-08
2018-02-08

Jashstan project challenges Kyrgyz youth to become more community focused

Involving youth in active leadership and community building helps dissuade them from religious extremism and radicalism, project co-ordinators say.


2018-02-05
2018-02-05

Kyrgyzstan sees success in combatting youth radicalisation

Joint efforts by law enforcement, schools, local NGOs and international organisations have raised awareness among Kyrgyz youth about extremism and terrorism, observers say.


2018-01-02
2018-01-02

EU-backed project uses games, theatre to battle radicalisation in Kyrgyzstan

'The simulation game helped us understand our mistakes and stereotypes and taught us to heed other opinions,' one participant said.


2017-12-06
2017-12-06

Uzbekistan's Union of Youth takes a stand against terrorism

The union, established earlier this year, is aimed at preventing radicalisation and promote political engagement among Uzbekistani youth.


2017-10-09
2017-10-09

UN project to help Kyrgyzstan prevent youth radicalisation

The Jashstan project helps youth and government agencies unite efforts in peace-building and in fighting extremism.


2017-10-04
2017-10-04

Kazakhstan works on planning document for military-patriotic movement

Leaders of the Religious Affairs and Civil Society Ministry and the Youth Congress of Kazakhstan are preparing a document to present to President Nursultan Nazarbayev by the end of 2017.


2017-07-27
2017-07-27

Uzbekistan launches youth policy to fight terrorism, foster opportunities

The Youth Union of Uzbekistan is expected to become the main body for supporting youths' development, defending their rights and preventing their radicalisation.


2017-04-14
2017-04-14

Kyrgyz NGO fights extremism by using social media

Search for Common Ground is using a new model to combat extremism and terrorism.


2017-04-13
2017-04-13

Uzbekistan offers 'safe internet' for youth

The government is trying various means to prevent youth radicalisation.


2017-02-08
2017-02-08

Kyrgyz youth engaging in fight against extremism

Involving youth in political life and developing educational programmes on Islam are said to be the best ways to fight radicalisation.


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