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We have created and empowered grassroots networks around the world

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We develop scalable models with cutting edge technology to tackle extremism

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We have created pioneering education programmes to build the resilience of young people against extremism

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By advising governments and connecting policymakers we ensure that counter-extremism policy reflects best practice

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Our in-depth analysis informs an understanding of global extremism trends and feeds into our work

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  • Strong Cities Network in Pakistan

    Building effective local systems for preventing counter extremism.

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  • Amarnath Amarasingam &
    Julia Ebner in the Telegraph

    On how intertwined Islamists and the far-Right have become.

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  • The Fringe Insurgency

    New ISD report finds unprecedented levels of cross-border cooperation between far right groups.

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  • Strong Cities Network Anniversary Newsletter

    It has been 2 years since ISD’s global network of cities launched at the UN.

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  • Policy Planners Network meets in Spain

    ISD hosted the 22nd meeting of the PPN on offline and online interventions.

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  • Conference on Countering Hate Speech and Extremism

    Hosted by the OCCI in London.

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  • Sasha Havlicek speaking at the Web Summit

    On media reporting on extremism and the narrative we choose to construct around attacks.

    WATCH HERE