State Responses to the Use of Information Technology by Africa’s Violent Extremist Groups


Thursday, December 2, 2021 (1200–1315 GMT)
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Webinar Objectives

This online conversation will:

  1. Expand awareness of how African violent extremist groups have leveraged
    emerging information technologies.
  2. Discuss the evidence for what works and what doesn’t in countering the use of
    emerging information technology by extremist groups in Africa and elsewhere.
  3. Discuss how African states and governments can best leverage emerging
    information technology to arrest the spread of violent extremism.


  1. Ms. Karen Allen
    Senior Consultant, Institute for Security Studies
  1. Mr. Murtala Abdullahi
    Reporter, HumAngle