Meike Döring is a Senior Financial Officer at ICCT. Prior to the ICCT Meike worked 4 1/2 years for Staedion, mainly as project controller for Aardwarmte Den Haag. Since 2013 she is also working free-lance as expert administrating EFRO grants and since 2009 as accountant for Stichting Biblionef Nederland. Meike studied economics at the University of Aachen in Germany, focused on Public-, Federal- and European Finance as well as Technology and Innovation Management and graduated in 1998 Diplom-Kauffrau Betriebswirtschaftslehre.
The former self-declared caliphate of the Islamic State (IS), once the size of Britain, has collapsed. Its attractiveness to the global jihadi movement also became evident in Germany. The German Federal Domestic Intelligence Service (Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz) estimates that more than 1.050 Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTFs) have left Germany for Syria and Iraq of whom, to […]
This policy brief examines the role former extremists and former combatants have in countering violent extremism (CVE). ‘The former’ as a special category of actor in CVE activities, including in peacebuilding settings, has gained significant attention in recent years. Various organisations and governments have utilised formers in CVE activities yet it remains unclear if and […]
Hardi N. once said about himself “I am a believer, but not a radical“. That view was not shared by the AIVD (the Dutch General Intelligence and Security Service) and the Dutch National Police. Hardi was arrested in late 2014 for attempting to travel to Syria and subsequently convicted. After serving a short prison sentence, […]