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The project’s objective
The PACTESUR project aims to empower cities and local actors in the field of security of public spaces, mainly in the face of terrorist threats, but also against other risks inherent to public spaces.
PACTESUR’s consortium involves three flagship cities (Nice, Torino, Liège) committed to strengthening their cooperation and having convergent strategies on urban security and three partners (ANCI, EFUS, NCA).
Efus is leading a working group of 11 European cities (Athens, Edinburgh, Essen, Gdańsk, Leeds, Lisboa, London, Madrid, Munich, Riga, Xàbia) that have specific issues and knowledge on the protection of urban public spaces
project based on four pillars
An in-depth reflection on standards, legal frames and local governance
The development of specialised training for local security practitioners
Raising awareness among citizens and politicians on their role on prevention and as security actors
Identifying the most adapted local investments for securing open public spaces by sharing field experience