Information on Prevent Programme

M. Norris made this Freedom of Information request to Camden Borough Council

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

The request was refused by Camden Borough Council.

Dear Camden Borough Council,

I am requesting information on the Council's 'Prevent' programme
and activity (previously known as Preventing Violent Extremism).

I wish to have the following information:

1. The total Prevent budget for each year starting 2006 to present.
2. Copies of any Prevent action plans / strategy documents / annual
reports for each year starting 2006 to present.
3. Funding information for each year from 2006 to present,
including a list of organisations that receive(d) Prevent funding
and project details for this spending
4. Details of any Prevent training given to Council staff from 2006
to present. This should include the title of the training sessions,
date(s) held, and information on which council staff the training
was given to (e.g. departments, not staff names).
5.Details of any Prevent work (funding, action plans etc) that is targeted at far-right extremism.

Yours faithfully,

M. Norris

Peter Williams, Camden Borough Council

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Camden Council - Information request (FOI/EIR) - Central team

Our reference: 9587845

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Dear Mr Norris

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request received on 8
August 2014

You requested information on:

I am requesting information on the Council's 'Prevent' programme and
activity (previously known as Preventing Violent Extremism).
I wish to have the following information:
1. The total Prevent budget for each year starting 2006 to present.
2. Copies of any Prevent action plans / strategy documents / annual
reports for each year starting 2006 to present.
3. Funding information for each year from 2006 to present, including a
list of organisations that receive(d) Prevent funding and project details
for this spending 4. Details of any Prevent training given to Council
staff from 2006 to present. This should include the title of the training
sessions,
date(s) held, and information on which council staff the training was
given to (e.g. departments, not staff names).
5.Details of any Prevent work (funding, action plans etc) that is targeted
at far-right extremism.

Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 and will be answered within twenty working days.

If appropriate, the information may be provided in paper copy, normal font
size. If you require alternative formats, e.g. language, audio, large
print, etc. then please let me know.

For your information, the Act defines a number of exemptions which may
prevent release of the information you have requested. There will be an
assessment and if any of the exemption categories apply then it will not
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If the information you request was obtained from or relates to a third
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will be considered and you will be informed of the fee payable if this is
the case. In this event the fee must be paid before the information is
processed and released. The 20 day time limit for responses is put on hold
until receipt of the payment.

If you have any queries about this request do not hesitate to contact me.
Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

Yours sincerely

Peter Williams
Access to Information Officer

Email: [email address]
Phone: 020 7974 7857

Peter Williams, Camden Borough Council

Camden Council - Information request (FOI/EIR) - Central team

Our reference: 9587845

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Dear Mr Norris

Freedom of Information Act 2000

It is with regret that we have been unable to complete our response within
the 20 working-days as required by the Act. This is because the
information is subject to exemptions under the Act that require complex
public interest considerations to be made, for which the Act
allows further time to be taken.

Please be assured that we are dealing with your request as matter of
urgency and we hope to provide you with a final response by 19 September
2014. In the event that consideration is given to qualified exemptions we
will contact you again with a revised timescale.

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Yours sincerely

Peter Williams
Access to Information Officer

Email: [email address]
Phone: 020 7974 7857

Peter Williams, Camden Borough Council

Camden Council - Information request (FOI/EIR) - Central team

Our reference: 9587845

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Dear Mr Norris

Freedom of Information Act 2000

We write regarding your request for information, received on 8 August
2014.

It is with regret that we have been unable to complete our response within
the 20 working-days as required by the Act. This is because the
information is subject to exemptions under the Act that require complex
public interest considerations to be made, for which the Act
allows further time to be taken.

Please be assured that we are dealing with your request as matter of
urgency and we hope to provide you with a final response by 26 September
2014. In the event that consideration is given to qualified exemptions we
will contact you again with a revised timescale.

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

 

Yours sincerely

Peter Williams
Access to Information Officer

Email: [email address]
Phone: 020 7974 7857

Peter Williams, Camden Borough Council

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Camden Council - Information request (FOI/EIR) - Central team

Our reference: 9587845

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Dear Mr Norris

 

Freedom of Information 2000

Your request for information, received on 08 August 2014, has now been
considered. Please find our response attached.

Yours sincerely

Peter Williams
Access to Information Officer

Email: [email address]
Phone: 020 7974 7857