Prevent violent extremism through government primary schools in Mosul

Project name :

Prevent violent extremism through government primary schools in Mosul

Budget :

1M$ - 5M$

Project duration :

01-09-2018

Location :

Iraq
The pilot project will seek to build the capacity and pedagogies to build primary school learners' resilience to violent extremism ideologies and strengthen their commitments to non-violence and peace through appropriate educational strategies. In doing so, developing the more immediate capacity of teachers to foster among learners a range of supporting cognitive socio-emotional and behavioural skills - such as critical thinking, multi-perspectivity, understandings of complexity, moral courage and responsible online behaviour.

Duration and Budget

The project started in September 2018 and ended in November 2019. Total budget is US$ 1,150,748 and was donated by the Government of the Netherlands.