Prevention of Violent Extremism and the role that youth can play in this regard has become one of the foremost concerns today, nationally, regionally and internationally.

On this International Peace Day, the Regional Centre for Strategic Studies (RCSS) joined hands to be a partner with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and United Nations Volunteers (UNV) to undertake a research on “The Potential Role of Young Leaders and Volunteers in Preventing Violent Extremism in Sri Lanka”.