UN Security Council CTC Special Meeting & CTED Technical Sessions on Preventing Abuse of ICT

UN Security Council CTC Special Meeting & CTED Technical Sessions on Preventing Abuse of ICT

UN CTC panelMuflehun Executive Director Humera Khan joined the technology panel at the UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) Special Meeting on Preventing terrorists from exploiting the Internet and social media to recruit terrorists and incite terrorist acts, while respecting human rights and fundamental freedoms. Facebook, Twitter, Weibo and Microsoft joined as co-panelists to discuss public-private collaboration for #reclaimingtheweb.

Muflehun also joined a panel on “Use of ICT for Counter-Messaging” at the UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (CTED) Technical Sessions to talk about lessons learned for meta-narratives against violent extremism.

At the end, Ms Khan joined CTED Executive Director Jean-Paul Laborde for an informal press briefing.

UN Event information: UN CTC event info

Video coverage of event from UN TV available here:

CTED Technical Sessions: Preventing Terrorists from Exploiting the Internet and Social Media (Part 2)

CTC Special Meeting: Preventing Terrorists from Exploiting the Internet and Social Media (Part 3)– (starts at 1:51:06)

Press Briefing: Jean-Paul Laborde (CTED) and Humera Khan (Muflehun) on Terrorism Online – Media Stakeout (17 December 2015)