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Prevent and the Government's Counter Extremism Strategy

9 March 2016

The Joint Committee on Human Rights examines the Government's Counter Extremism Strategy, as a part of the Committee's legislative scrutiny of the Counter Extremism Bill for it's human rights compliance.


Wednesday 9 March 2016, Committee Room 1, Palace of Westminster

At 3.15pm

  • David Anderson QC, UK Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation
  • Lord Carlile of Berriew QC

Purpose of session

Issues to be covered include:

  • Prevent Strategy, particularly in education, including the university sector
  • Counter Extremism Strategy
  • The Government's proposed Counter Extremism Bill


Useful briefings:

Further information

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