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Child Protection: Children's Rights in Theory and Practice (edX)

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Child Protection: Children's Rights in Theory and Practice (edX)
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Learn how to protect children from violence, exploitation, and neglect through law, policy, and practice in a human rights framework. Across the world, children are at riskfrom violence, abuse, exploitation, and neglect. Conflict and natural disasters have forced millions to flee their homes and confront the dangers of migration [...]
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Community Awareness: Police Brutality in the U.S. (Coursera)

Aug 2nd 2021
Community Awareness: Police Brutality in the U.S. (Coursera)
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The tragic deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have sparked a wave of renewed protests against police brutality across the United States. These nationwide uprisings have transformed into an intense interest from the public around understanding systemic racism and abuse of power. Millions of Americans and [...]
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Firearm Purchaser Licensing Teach-Out: The Background Check Policy Not Enough People Are Talking About (Coursera)

Aug 2nd 2021
Firearm Purchaser Licensing Teach-Out: The Background Check Policy Not Enough People Are Talking About (Coursera)
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The best available evidence shows that comprehensive background checks by themselves are insufficient at reducing gun violence, but strong bodies of research demonstrate that states with comprehensive background checks coupled with firearm purchaser licensing, or permit-to-purchase laws, have significantly fewer firearm-involved homicides, fatal mass shootings, and suicides. Additionally, public [...]
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Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change (Coursera)

Aug 2nd 2021
Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change (Coursera)
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Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change is designed to provide learners with the best available science and insights from top scholars across the country as well as the skills to understand which interventions are the most effective to offer a path forward for reducing gun violence in [...]
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Understanding Violence (Coursera)

We are so pleased to have you join us as we investigate this crucial topic. Violence is a leading cause of death, disability and health care use worldwide. Violence is a complex problem and can only be understood and reduced though a multidisciplinary approach. This course introduces you [...]
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Violence Against Healthcare (Coursera)

Jul 19th 2021
Violence Against Healthcare (Coursera)
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At the global level, there are many countries marked by violence affecting health care. The 'Health care in danger' project aims to establish practical measures and recommendations that can be implemented on the ground by policy-makers, humanitarian organizations and health professionals. In view of the multiplicity of actors and [...]
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Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Comparing Theory and Practice (Coursera)

Terrorism has arguably been one of the defining factors of our age. It frequently makes headlines, threatening or attacking governments, private business and ordinary citizens. And in many parts of the world, it has been one of the most important threats to peace, security and stability. But what does [...]
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New Approaches to Countering Terror: Countering Violent Extremism (Coursera)

The “New Approaches to Countering Terror: Countering Violent Extremism” course offered by the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), is a multi-week interactive course designed to help students explore both pragmatic and philosophical challenges that continue to shape the evolution of Countering Violent [...]
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Radicalización violenta: análisis, detección y prevención (URJC)

Jun 8th 2021
Radicalización violenta: análisis, detección y prevención (URJC)
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Este MOOC estudia y analiza qué hay detrás de muchas de las acciones violentas y terroristas que, en principio, resultan incomprensibles para la mayoría de los ciudadanos. En muchas ocasiones, estos actos se desatan de procesos previos de radicalización de diferente índole. Procesos que no solo son significativos porque [...]
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Religion, Radicalisation, Resilience (FutureLearn)

Understand religious radicalisation and violence and learn strategies to build resilience in communities and schools. Understand violent radicalisation and religiously attributed violence. Through this course you will explore issues related to religiously attributed violent radicalisation, learning how to build resilience within communities and [...]
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