April 9, 2021 | WIRED

Arabic-Language Vaccine Misinformation Spreads Unchecked on Facebook

Moustafa Ayad and Ciarán O’Connors research on Arabic-language COVID vaccine misinformation on Facebook, which shows how conspiracy theories about COVID-19 and the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines are rampant across Arabic-language Facebook entities, is exclusively covered in an article by Matt Burgess for WIRED.

Moustafa Ayad is the Executive Director for Africa, the Middle East and Asia at ISD.

Ciarán O’Connor is an Analyst at ISD, working in the Research and Policy unit.

You can find a range of their work in our publications section.

 May 13, 2022 | Channel 4 News

Growing British far-right group pushes new grooming tactics

ISD’s Julia Ebner provided analysis to a Channel 4 investigation on the tactics and narratives used by the British white nationalist movement Patriotic Alternative (PA) to groom young people in the country.