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 Canada and Morocco.

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Interactive content on the GCTF website

We have been busy working on turning GCTF Framework Documents into interactive content! These videos, podcasts and infographics are aimed at practitioners in the field, whose work can benefit from the GCTF good practice documents, training materials and other tools, as well as anyone interested in the work of the GCTF.

Videos

You can check out all GCTF videos here!

Podcasts

Infographics

You can find all the above listed infographics based on the documents of the GCTF Lifecycle Toolkit here. Select a link and navigate through the different elements of our good practice documents; by clicking on more information, you can also read the corresponding document itself.

Assistance to Victims of Terrorism Immediately after the Attack and in Criminal Proceedings

Virtual Consultation on the Initiative on National-Local Cooperation in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (P/CVE)

Virtual Consultation on the Initiative on National-Local Cooperation in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (P/CVE)

20-23 April 2020

The GCTF Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Working Group organised a virtual consultation through an online survey and a series of webinars under its Initiative on National-Local Cooperation in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism. The objective of this Initiative is to develop a Good Practices document to assist countries in enhancing national-local cooperation (NLC) across preventing and countering violent extremism (P/CVE) issues. When finalized, these Good Practices can be used to contribute to the development and implementation of national action plans, sub-national action plans, and capacity-building programs at the national and/or sub-national levels.

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Initiative on Criminal Justice Responses to the Linkages between Terrorism, Transnational Organized Crimes and International Crimes Second Expert Meeting

Initiative on Criminal Justice Responses to the Linkages between Terrorism, Transnational Organized Crimes and International Crimes Second Expert Meeting

11-13 February 2020

SAINT JULIAN'S - Malta - Criminal Justice and Rule of Law (CJ-ROL) Working Group Co-Chairs, Nigeria and Switzerland, hosted the Second Expert Meeting within the Initiative on Criminal Justice Responses to the Linkages between Terrorism, Transnational Organized Crimes and International Crimes that focused on the Criminal Justice Responses to the Linkages between Terrorism, the Financing of Terrorism, Illicit Trafficking in Goods and Maritime Crimes.

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Criminal Justice and Rule of Law (CJ-ROL) Working Group Plenary Meeting

Criminal Justice and Rule of Law (CJ-ROL) Working Group Plenary Meeting

11 February 2020

SAINT JULIAN'S - Malta - Working Group Co-Chairs, Nigeria and Switzerland, held their Plenary Meeting in Malta on 11 February 2020.

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Capacity-building in the West Africa Region (WA) Working Group Third Plenary Meeting

Capacity-building in the West Africa Region (WA) Working Group Third Plenary Meeting

3-4 February 2020

LOME - Togo - Co-Chairs of the Capacity-building in the West Africa Region Working Group, Germany and Algeria, with the support of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), held the Third Plenary Meeting of the Working Group under their new Co-Chair mandate. 

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Watchlisting Guidance Manual Initiative Launch Event

Watchlisting Guidance Manual Initiative Launch Event

22 January 2020

NEW YORK - United States - Initiative Co-Leads, the United Nations and the United States of America hosted the Launch Event in New York, United States of America on 22 January 2020. 

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