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Valletta Recommendations Relating to Contributions by Parliamentarians in Developing an Effective Response to Terrorism

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Terrorism is a global phenomenon that presents a direct and multi-faceted threat to human security. States have a responsibility to protect populations from terrorism-related threats, which requires actions taken consistent with human rights and the rule of law. Legislatures bear a primary responsibility in the establishment of such a framework. An engaged and independent legislative body is a critical element in developing a legitimate and comprehensive counter terrorism (CT) strategy that ensures an effective response to terrorism including with necessary oversight measures to protect human rights.

Sector: Government Institutions, International Agencies, Judicial, Law Enforcement,
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