A panel of international experts discusses "Countering Daesh (ISIS) Propaganda: Toward More Effective Strategies." The panel discussion looks at the rise of Daesh, its global impact, and its use of social media for recruitment and propaganda dissemination. Panelists also examine existing measures for addressing radicalization and the response of Muslim communities in the West.
The panel is moderated by Dr. Houda Abadi, an associate director in the Carter Center's Conflict Resolution Program who is leading a Center project on countering Daesh recruitment propaganda.
- Dr. Fatima Akilu, the executive director of the Neem Foundation of Nigeria.
- Dr. Bawa Jain, the founding secretary-general of the World Council of Religious Leaders.
- Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool, South Africa's former ambassador to the United States.
Learn more: http://www.cartercenter.org/peace/conflict_resolution/countering-ISIS.html
Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in partnership with Emory University, The Carter Center is committed to advancing human rights and alleviating unnecessary human suffering. The Center wages peace, fights disease, and builds hope worldwide.
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