Executive Director Humera Khan speaks to OE24, a German newspaper, on how terrorist organisations recruit teenagers.
Muflehun partnered with MediaCom to run a half day ViralPeace workshop focused on metanarratives and digital safety at their offices in New York City. The issues of racism, discrimination and the perception of images were highlighted by the participants.
Humera Khan, Executive Director, comments about Google’s Jigsaw program against extremism.
Google’s Clever Plan to Stop Aspiring ISIS Recruits
The International Business Times talks about Google’s Jigsaw program and reports Humera Khan’s comments.
Muflehun partnered with Cure Violence, Life After Hate, Illinois Targeted Violence Prevention Program (TVPP) and community organizations to launch ViralPeace Chicago in July 2016. After two intense days of theory, exercises and brainstorming, the groups designed projects to reduce violence and improve community relations in Chicago and to provide access to mental health support groups for college students.
Open Camps is a community-run conference focused on the use of open source technologies to address humanitarian issues and pursue the UN’s GlobalGoals. This is the world’s largest mission-driven open source conference, with 6,000+ attendees joining for 25+ conferences & events, featuring 400+ sessions on dozens of open source technologies.
The Unite for Humanity Hackathon, part of the Open Camps, strives to create solutions to some of our world’s most pressing problems. This year, one of the challenges was around the use of social media and narratives to push back against extremism.
Muflehun provided expert advice on the nature of the challenge throughout the week and was a judge for the finalists.
Muflehun talks to Marie Claire, an international magazine for women, about what is being done to fight extremism and recruitment by terrorist organizations.