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Protecting citizens against crime, war, terrorism and disasters is a crucial government responsibility. Is the government going too far sometimes, or not far enough? What can we do ourselves? Tilburg University investigates the security of society at various levels, including that of cyberspace.



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  • Field work in Congo; challenges and opportunities - Rianne Letschert 26 Mar 2018Opinion Field work in Congo; challenges and opportunities - Rianne Letschert
    In the week of 16 October 2017, I went to Kampala, Uganda, to meet with a potential research team to determine whether they could conduct the case study in the Ituri region in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Since the security situation in this particular region is fragile, we decided to first meet in Uganda. The two colleagues I met are Senator Prof. Dr. Ruhigwa Baguma and Kakoraki Baguma, both from Bunia which is located in Ituri. Both gentlemen are also affiliated with the University of Bunia.

  • Diggit Magazine: Insights in the working of Facebook's algorithms 23 Mar 2018Direct link Diggit Magazine: Insights in the working of Facebook's algorithms

  • Depending on PTSD-symptoms levels, traumas have a negative or positive impact on loneliness 24 Jan 2018Press release Depending on PTSD-symptoms levels, traumas have a negative or positive impact on loneliness
    PRESS RELEASE 24 January 2018 - Loneliness weakens the (mental) health. After traumatic events, some of the victims suffer from loneliness. Victims with very severe PTSD-symptom levels more often suffer from loneliness than victims with very low PTS-symptom levels. But, non-victims more often suffer from loneliness than victims with very low PTS-symptom levels.

  • Investigating urban refugees in Greece 15 Jan 2018Video Investigating urban refugees in Greece
    How can humanitarian aid to urban refugees be deployed more effectively and more sustainably? During the past decade, the number of people in the world who live in a crisis situation has almost doubled. Students and scientists of Tilburg University are working alongside aid organization Care to improve aid to urban refugees.

  • Claudia Carvalho: ISIS returnees will bring new risks in 2018 02 Jan 2018Direct link Claudia Carvalho: ISIS returnees will bring new risks in 2018
    Claudia Carvalho, a PhD researcher at Tilburg University who is an expert on terrorism in Spain, outlines the key threats posed by ISIS returnees in the Asia times.




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Aa, S. van der
Name dr.mr. S. van der Aa
Tilburg Law School
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Brouwer, A.L.M. de
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Tilburg Law School
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Bosma, A.K.
Name A.K. Bosma MSc. LLM
Tilburg Law School
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E-mail a.k.bosma@tilburguniversity.edu
Noorloos, L.A. van
Name mr.dr. L.A. van Noorloos
Tilburg Law School
Department of Criminal Law
Position Associate professor
Room M 812
Phone +31 13 466 8373
E-mail l.a.vannoorloos@tilburguniversity.edu

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