Charlie van Mieghem

Charlie is working at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism as a Communications Officer. She leads the communications team in communicating ICCT’s publications to a wider audience. She is also part of the editorial teams of the ICCT Journal, and helps to produce relevant publications in the field of P/CVE, counter-terrorism and the Rule of Law. Key products of her work at ICCT include support in The Handbook of Terrorism Prevention and Preparedness and podcast Counter-Terrorism after 9/11. 

Charlie obtained a master degree in Crisis and Security Management (MSc) at Leiden University, The Hague in June 2021. She specialised in the Governance of Radicalism, Extremism and Terrorism. Prior to that, she has obtained a bachelor in International Relations and Organisations and a bachelor in Latin American Studies, both at Leiden University. Charlie’s main fields of interest include the prevention of radicalisation and countering violent extremism, in particular far-right extremism.


Leidig, E. and van Mieghem, C. The US National Strategy on Countering Domestic Terrorism as a model for the EU. Policy Brief, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 24 September 2021.