Global Counterterrorism Forum

Founding Year: 2011



It’s “an informal, a-political, multilateral counterterrorism (CT) platform”, which works to strengthen the “international architecture for addressing 21st century terrorism” by supporting and catalyzing the “implementation of the United Nations (UN) Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy”. It also promotes “a strategic, long-term approach to counter terrorism and the violent extremist ideologies that underpin it.” To achieve this, it develops “good Practices and tools for policy-makers and practitioners” while also providing “a forum for national CT officials and practitioners to meet with their counterparts from different regions.”



Global Counterterrorism Forum contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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