Project Orpheus

Portsmouth City Council secures 3 year EU funding to tackle radicalisation in  partnership with EU coastal cities.

 Portsmouth City Council have been successful in an EU bid to develop new and innovative approaches to tackle radicalisation. The 3 year funded project named Orpheus will work in partnership with other coastal cities and universities within France, Belgium and Netherlands on online and offline methods to build resilience within young people, online safety and an EU prevention model for violent extremism.  The project is supported by local charities and schools, in addition to the Home Office and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, who will distribute the findings when they become available

 For further information, please email charlie.pericleous@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or John.Webster@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

 

Orpheus