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  • Living Safe Together, Helping communities counter violent extremism

    New Countering Violent Extremism Programme

    26 August 2014

    Prime Minister, Tony Abbott today announced the Australian Government will invest $13.4 million for a new Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Programme as part of the overall investment of $630 million to lessen the terrorist ...

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  • Barton’s Biggest Ever Bake Sale: ‘No Lost Generation’ Syria Appeal

    14 July 2014

    Hundreds of public servants in Canberra recently participated in Barton’s Biggest Ever Bake Sale, a fundraising event hosted by the Attorney-General’s Department and the Australian Federal Police to raise much-needed money t ...

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    Football United are heading to Rio

    11 June 2014

    For the second year in a row, Football United will join 32 teams to attend the ‘Football for Hope' festival in Rio de Janeiro during the last two weeks of the FIFA World cup. Football United was chosen as a leader in the f ...

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  • Did you know?

    In Australia only a very small proportion of the population supports the use of violence to try to achieve ideological, religious or political goals

    Only a very small number of individuals in Australia have planned or engaged in violent extremist acts. However, violent extremism remains a threat and it has the potential to affect all Australians by damaging our way of life. It only takes one indi ...

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