Building peace in the minds of men and women

Internet and the Radicalization of Youth: Preventing, Acting and Living Together


Tanya D. Silverman
Against Violent Extremism (AVE) Network Coordinator, UK
Ahmad Alhendawi
UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, UN
Cédric Rémy
Forum jeunesse : réflexion et dialogue sur la radicalisation et l’extrémisme violent sur le Net
Mame Mbaye Niang
Ministre de la Jeunesse, de l'Emploi et de la Construction citoyenne (Sénégal)
Noémie Métayer
Forum jeunesse : réflexion et dialogue sur la radicalisation et l’extrémisme violent sur le Net
Ernesto Rodriguez
Director of the Latin American Center for Youth, Uruguay
Manon Barbeau
Director-General, Wapikoni mobile, Québec
Muriel Domenach
Secretary General of the Comité interministériel de prévention de la délinquance et de la radicalisation (CIPDR - Interministerial Committee for the Prevention of Delinquency and Radicalization), France
Stéphane Berthomet
Co-director of the Observatoire sur la radicalisation et l’extrémisme violent (OSR - Observatory on Radicalization and Violent Extremism), Researcher at the Centre français de recherche sur le renseignement (CF2R), and Associate Researcher at the CIRRICQ,
Audrey Delacroix
Advisor and Representative of the Secrétaire générale de la Francophonie, OIF
Anabella Giracca
Chairholder, UNESCO Chair “Communication for the strengthening of Cultural Diversity”, Guatemala
Florence Haye
Deputy mayor of St-Denis, France
Jean-Paul Laborde
Assistant Secretary-General, and Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (CTED) of the Security Council of the United Nations Organization, UN
Régis Labeaume
Mayor of Québec
Yan England
Actor, Producer, and Director, Québec
Esther Bégin
Journalist, Host, and Author, Québec
Séraphin Alava
Professor in Education Sciences, University of Toulouse, France
Denis Coderre
Mayor of Montréal, Québec
Hans Bonte
Mayor of Vilvoorde, Belgium
Khalifa Ababacar Sall
Mayor of Dakar, Senegal
David Morin
Professor at the École de politique appliquée of the University of Sherbrooke and co-director of the Observatoire sur la radicalisation et l'extrémisme violent (Canada)
Jove Jankulovski
Co-founder of the civil society organisation Interactive Education and Resource Network (IMOR) (Macedonia)
Vivek Venkatesh
Director, Social Media Education Every Day (SOMEONE) initiative (Canada)
Daniel Da Hien
Coordinator of the African Youth Network (UNESCO)
Samar Sassine
President of the Association for InterCultural and Inter-Religious Dialogue (ADICR) (Lebanon)
Catherine Audrain
Associate researcher and Director at PhiloJeunes (Canada)
Indrajit Banerjee
Director, Knowledge Societies Division, UNESCO Communication and Information Sector
Maïmou Wali
In charge of the Educational support Project for Quranic Schools (Niger)
Pat Dolan
Director of the UNESCO Chair in Children, Youth and Civic Engagement at the National Universitu of Ireland Galway (Ireland)
Sonia Boddie
Former CARICOM Youth Ambassador for St.Kitts and Nevis (2013-2015)
Muhammad Ali Hee
Project Manager and Special Consultant for Copenhagen’s VINK Mentor Program to prevent radicalization of youth (Denmark)
Souria Saad-Zoy
Programme Specialist, Youth Team, Social and Human Sciences Sector, UNESCO
Thibault Chareton
Project Management Specialist, Media & Migration (United States of America)
Jade Boivin
#NoHateSpeech campaign committee president in Quebec (Canada)
Manu Mainil
#NoHateSpeech campaign coordinator at the Bureau International Jeunesse (Belgium)
Marc Hecker
Director of publications at the French Institute of International Relations (France)
Albana Shala
Chair, Intergovernmental Council of UNESCO’s International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC) (Netherlands)
Eva Ottawa
President of the Conseil du statut de la femme (Canada)
Laura Kropiunigg
Head of Strategy at Women withouth Borders (Austria)
Magda Abu-Fadil
Director at Media Unlimited (Lebanon)
Chafica Haddad
Chair of IFAP, Chair of the Scientific Committee of the Conference and Deputy Permanent Delegate of Grenada to UNESCO
Dan Shefet
Lawler at the Paris Court of Appeal (France)
Rachida Dati
Member of the European Parliament, Former French Minister of Justice (France)
Dr. Aurélie Campana
Professeure titulaire au Département de science politique de l’Université Laval et titulaire de la Chaire de recherche du Canada sur les conflits et le terrorisme (Canada/France)
Boyan Radoykov
Section Chief, Communication and information Sector (UNESCO)
Martin Coiteux
Minister of Public Security du Québec (Canada)
Juliette Méadel
Minister of State for Victim Assistance (France)
Rachid Madrane
Minister of Youth Aid, Houses of Justice, Sports and Promotion of Brussels to the Federation Wallonia-Brussels (Belgium)
Hector Leonel Ayala
Minister of Governance and Justice (Honduras)
Amadou Koïta
Minister of Youth and Civic Construction (Mali)
Christine St-Pierre
Minister of International Relations and la Francophonie of Quebec (Canada)
Latifa Ibn-Ziaten
President and Founder of the Association IMAD IBN ZIATEN pour la Jeunesse et la Paix (France / Morocco)
Roméo Dallaire
Retired Lieutenant-General, Senator and Founding President of the General Roméo Dallaire Foundation (Canada)
Jehangir Khan
Director of the UN Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force (CTITF), and the UN Counter-Terrorism Centre (UNCCT)
Smaïl Chergui
African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security
Wassim Nasr
Journalist, Strategic Intelligence Analyst, and Specialist of Jihadists Movements and Tendencies, France 24 (France)
Irina Bokova
Director-General of UNESCO
Pavan Duggal
Cyber law expert and practicing Advocate in the Supreme Court of India
François-Bernard Huyghe
Senior Research Fellow, The French Institute for International and Strategic Affairs (IRIS) (France)
AbdelRahman Fouda
Assistant-Professor (Al-AZHAR Representative) (Egypt)
Élaine Ayotte
Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of Canada to UNESCO (Canada)
Daniel Gallant
British-Columbia (Canada) Social Worker
Amarnath Amarasingam
Fellow, The George Washington University's Program on Extremism, United States (Canada)
Prof. Dr. Anantha Duraiappah
Director, UNESCO - Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable development (MGIEP), the first UNESCO category 1 Institute of Education in the Asia Pacific
Maria Mourani
Criminologist, sociologist and author. President and CEO of Mourani-Criminologie. PhD student at University of Ottawa (Canada)
Firmin Edouard Matoko
Assistant Director-general, Africa Department, UNESCO
Cécile Rousseau
Professor at the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University and Scientific Director of SHERPA, the Research Institute of the CIUSSS West-Central Montreal
Herman Deparice-Okomba
Executive Director, Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence (CPRLV) (Québec)
Benjamin Ducol
Research manager, Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence (CPRLV), (Québec)
Cristina Archetti
Professor of Political Communication and Journalism, University of Oslo, Norway (Italy)
Julie Miville-Dechêne
Representative of the Government of Quebec, Permanent Delegation of Canada to UNESCO (Canada)
Yassine Souidi
Qualified researcher, Center of Studies and Research on Values, Rabita Mohammadia of Ulama (Morocco)
Ross Lajeunesse
Global Head of International Relations, Google, Inc. (United States)
Nathalie Goulet
Vice-Chairman of Foreign affairs and Defense force - Head of the investigation committee on the foreign fighters in France and in Europe (France)
Mubin Shaikh
Former Extremist turned Counterterrorism Operative & Expert (Canada)
Mathieu Paiement
Television producer, Blimp Télé (Canada)
Frank La Rue
Assistant Director-General for Communication and Information, UNESCO