Category Archives: Activity

Africa Records 415 Deaths from 82 Terrorism Incidents in Last Half of February 2019-ACSRT Report

bulletin-6

The African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism (ACSRT) in its bi-weekly “Africa Terrorism Bulletin” has recorded 82 terrorist attacks across Africa between the periods of 16th-31st March 2019.

ANNUAL MANDATORY ETHICS TRAINING

Training on AU Ethics

18 April 2019, Algiers, Algeria. The African Union Ethics Office conducted an annual Mandatory Ethics training for the staff of the African Union offices in Algeria. The training was held at the African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism (ACSRT).

ETHIOPIAN AMBASSADOR TO ALGERIA PAYS COURTESY CALL TO THE ACSRT

ethipian amb-5

14 April 2019, Algiers. The Ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, H.E Bereket Amin Abdulkadir, paid a courtesy call on H.E Larry GBEVLO-LARTEY Esq, AU Special Representative for Counter-Terrorism Cooperation and Director of the African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism (ACSRT).

NATO – African Union joint Advanced Training Course on “Counter Terrorism Capacity Building through Training and Education”

NATO training pic

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, in collaboration with the African Centre for the Study and Research on Terrorism (ACSRT/CAERT), organized a course on “Counter Terrorism Capacity Building through Training and Education”, from 31 March – 04 April 2019 at the ACSRT HQ in Algiers – Algeria.

The five-day course was attended by participants drawn from Algeria, Burkina Faso, Chad, Cote d’Ivore, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Tunisia, UFL (unite de Fusion et Liaison du Sahel) and ACSRT staff.

The course highlighted international cooperation as well as a human security response approach to preventing and countering violent extremism and terrorism. It also stressed legal obligations and respect for human rights.

The course provided an opportunity for the participants to share views on the field challenges to the prevention and countering violent extremism and terrorism in the Sahelo-Sahara as well as Maghreb regions.