Toolkit helps with evaluation of radicalisation interventions [Secondant]

This article was authored by Dr Dianne van Hemert of TNO, Dr Ron van Wonderen of VJI, and Mr Theo Muskee of DNP. It was first published on Secondant in January 2016 under the title Toolkit helps with evaluation of radicalisation interventions. Secondant is a widely read Dutch journal on crime prevention and community security whose readership includes security professionals within municipalities, local governments, police forces, public prosecution, and national government.

The article provides a general description of what the Europe IMPACT project aims to deliver and of the work carried out so far. In particular, the article briefly describes the work done by the IMPACT Europe research team on the inventory of the state-of-the-art in radicalisation, radicalisation interventions, and their evaluations. Furthermore, the article discusses the project’s future plans for the piloting of the IMPACT Europe toolkit, as well as the knowledge base underpinning this instrument.