Welcome to the Strong Cities Network Global Summit in Melbourne

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About the SCN/ISD

The Strong Cities Network is led and facilitated by the Institute for Strategic Dialogue (ISD). ISD is a global counter-extremism organisation dedicated to powering new generations against extremism.

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2018 Global Summit

The 2018 SCN Global Summit will be hosted by the State Government of Victoria in Melbourne, on 10-12 July.

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Melbourne, Victoria

Melbourne, the capital of the Australian State of Victoria, is a vibrant and cohesive multicultural city. The SCN Global Summit 2018 in Melbourne will see the Strong Cities Network welcome new members and perspectives from the Asia Pacific region, while enabling delegates to experience the culture of this very liveable city.

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Victorian Welcome

The SCN comprises more than 120 cities from every major global region and this important event will provide our member cities – mayors, local policy makers and practitioners from around the world - with a unique opportunity to learn from and share best practice with, those tackling radicalisation and extremism across the Asia-Pacific region.

ISD welcome

We are thrilled to host our 3rd annual Strong Cities Network (SCN) Global Summit in Melbourne in partnership with the State of Victoria.

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