As a contribution to the strengthening of the capacities of local councils a kick-off event for 152 members of the governorate councils from Amman, Zarqa, Balqa and Madaba was conducted in Amman.
U.N. Women Jordan and the Jordanian National Commission for Women have published a study that has shown women in Jordan are equally or more affected by radicalization than men.
During the two-day workshops on " Resilient communities – prevention and preparedness " the Ghazeh and the Anjar committees were introduced to the basic elements to develop a local emergency preparedness plan.
In continuation of the work in cooperation with the Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN) on the further training of the Environmental Police, which began in 2016, a 10-day workshop took place in Ajloun.
As a possible precursor of extremist activities, but because of the lack of jobs or of adequately paid work, one can generally see an increase in crime in the Jordanian society.