Maldives Teachers must monitor students in anti extremism fight

Document from National Counter Terror Centre mentions that teachers in Maldives must be educated to monitor students for extremist ideologies, US-based security and risk management consultancy  Soufan Group says around 200 to 250 Maldivians known to be fighting in Syria and Iraq, making island nation highest foreign fighter contributor based on per capita,however government given lower figures and some officials downplayed threat posed by jihadis including those returning from battlefields abroad, no mention in NCTC strategy, published about scale of problem,Instead document gives five domains where work will take place to prevent, resist and counter extremist ideologies, dissuade individuals and groups from embracing such ideologies, redirect such individuals and groups towards productive social engagements and enable and empower local communities to detect and resist such ideologies and in education domain strategy says critical thinking must be incorporated into educational methodology.…………….Please Log in or Subscribe to view full details…..


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