Powering grassroots networks worldwide against hate and extremism

We have created and empowered grassroots networks around the world

Powering innovative technology and communications

We develop scalable models with cutting edge technology to tackle extremism

Powering education and resilience

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

Powering effective policymaking

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

Powering cutting edge research and insights

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

  • The Online Civil Courage Initiative launches in the UK

    Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg launches counterspeech initiative with ISD


  • Female responses to extremism

    Melanie Smith on BBC Radio 4 talking about female radicalisation.


  • What About the Terrorism of the Far Right?

    Amarnath Amarasingam and Jacob Davey in the New York Times.


  • Strong Cities Network Global Summit 2017

    Hosted by the City of Aarhus from 17-19 May.