Knowledge and Practice Hubs

Radicalisation and extremism: knowledge and practice hub

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Learning points

• What the government’s counter-terrorism and radicalisation Prevent strategy means in practice for local authorities and social workers.
• Factors to consider when working with vulnerable young people who have been or are being radicalised, and how to work with other agencies and share information.
• How to use the Channel process and vulnerability assessment framework to gauge the extent to which a person is engaged with an extremist group, intends to carry out an extremist offence and has the capability to do so.


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