The Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) is an international forum of 29 countries and the European Union with an overarching mission of reducing the vulnerability of people worldwide to terrorism by preventing, combating, and prosecuting terrorist acts and countering incitement and recruitment to terrorism.

Our forum brings together experts and practitioners from countries and regions around the world to share experiences and expertise, and develop tools and strategies on how to counter the evolving terrorist threat. The GCTF is Co-Chaired by Morocco and the Netherlands.

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Foreign Terrorist Fighters Working Group - Plenary Meeting

Foreign Terrorist Fighters Working Group - Plenary Meeting

11 April 2018

Wednesday 11 April 2018

The purpose of the Plenary Meeting was to present the Working Group’s Work Plan for 2017-2019, and solicit input from GCTF member and non-member countries, regional and international organizations - including the United Nations (UN) - on the five priority areas that will guide the activities of the Working Group. The five priority areas include watchlisting, information sharing, border control, returnees, and collaborating on FTF-related efforts across GCTF Working Groups.