Combating Terrorism Fellowship Program (CTFP)

Regional Countering Violent Extremism Course

Maribor, Slovenia 21 – 24 May 2018

This three-day executive seminar is the 9th iteration of CT focused event in Slovenia.  The event will focus on “Violent Extremism and Radicalization Processes as Driving Factors to Terrorism Threats on Western Balkans and Security Implications to Europe”.

The conference is co-sponsored by the Regional Defense Combating Terrorism Fellowship Program (CTFP) and the Slovenian Armed Forces. The CTFP directly supports United States Department of Defense and US national goals by providing combating terrorism education and training for mid/senior-level international military officers, ministry of defense civilians, and security officials

The event will bring together 60 senior level partner nation Ministries of Defense, Interior, Justice, Foreign Affairs, international security officials, law enforcement from 19 nations and several international organizations and institutions (NATO, EU, FRONTEX, OSCE, EUROPOL) and around 150 Slovene MOD/SAF personnel.