1st Autumn Symposium: Current Developments in International Terrorism

Federal Chancellor Karl Nehammer (then Minister of the Interior) and Rector of Danube University Krems Mag. Friedrich Faulhammer invited to the first autumn symposium on the current developments in terrorism on November 8th. EICTP senior researcher and Scientific Director and Coordinator of the Research Cluster “Counter-Terrorism, Countering Violent Extremism and…

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Vienna Forum on Countering Segregation and Extremism in the Context of Integration

  On 28 October EICTP took part in the “Vienna Forum on Countering Segregation and Extremism in the Context of Integration”, where around 100 experts from all over Europe discussed the fight against segregation and extremism. The Danish Minister for Integration Mattias Tesfaye, the French Minister for Citizenship Marlène Schiappa,…

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EICTP Expert Paper: Understanding the Global Jihadist Movement

EICTP Expert Paper: Understanding the Global Jihadist Movement Since 9/11 Western governments have committed multinational multi-billion-dollar efforts and exerted continuous military pressure to counter Islamist terrorist groups. Following such outlay of resources and sacrifice of lives, politicians, policymakers, and pundits have been keen to announce the so-called defeat and demise…

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ÖGAVN Online-Lecture: Presentation of New Study Project by Dr. Nicolas Stockhammer

On 27 May, 2020, EICTP co-organized an online lecture with Dr. Nicolas Stockhammer, terrorism expert, EICTP Senior Consultant and researcher at the University of Vienna, Department for Legal Philosophy and in cooperation with the Foreign Policy and United Nations Association of Austria (UNA-Austria. During this event, the new publication titled…

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Talk with NDC Chief and EICTP President Herbert Scheibner, Muscat

On February 13, 2020 EICTP President Herbert Scheibner visited Muscat, Sultanate Oman and was received by Maj Gen Salim bin Mussallam Qatan, Commandant of the National Defence College (NDC). During their meeting, the two sides exchanged cordial conversation and views on a range of issues of common concern, and agreed…

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Attendance of Joint Regional High-level Conference on “Foreign Terrorist Fighters – Addressing Current Challenges”, Vienna

On February 11-12, 2020 EICTP attended the two-day high-level regional counter-terrorism conference titled “Foreign Terrorist Fighters – Addressing Current Challenges” jointly organized by the UN Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT), the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), and Switzerland, in cooperation with Albania’s OSCE Chairmanship in Vienna. About 500…

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“International Club” by UNA-AUSTRIA: Observations on Syria

On 5 February 2020 EICTP President Herbert Scheibner attended the International Club-event by the Foreign Policy and United Nations Association of Austria (UNA-AUSTRIA) in the Hofburg/Stallburg in Vienna to hold a speech titled “Observations on Syria”. Mr. Scheibner, who also serves as Vice-President of UNA-AUSTRIA, provided first-hand information and knowledge…

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Attendance of Vienna Security Dialogue 2020

On January 16, 2020 EICTP attended the annual Vienna Security Dialogue organized by the Office for Security Policy of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Defence at the Raiffeisen-Forum in Vienna, Austria. This conference addressed the main geopolitical, security policy-related challenges and efforts of the EU and, in particular, Austria and…

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Attendance of ICMPD’s Migration Conference 2019, Vienna

From 21 to 22 November, EICTP attended the 4th Vienna Migration Conference 2019 organized by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD). The theme of the Conference surrounded “Breaking the gridlock and moving forward: Recommendations for the next five years of EU migration policy“ and brought together over 500…

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Attendance of ICT World Summit on Counter-Terrorism 2019, Israel

From 9-12 September, EICTP attended ICT’s International Conference on Counter-Terrorism in Herzliya, Israel. The theme of the Conference surrounded „Terrorism 2020: Understand the Present, Prepare for the Future“ in order to join discussions on current developments in international terrorism manifestations and possible counter-activities and strategies. ICT’s annual international conference is…

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