Violence in the Age of Social Media

Program Year: 2019

In May 2019, The Asia Foundation invited local partners to Bangkok for a discussion on new technologies and their role in escalating or mitigating violence in the region. Panelists included Gullnaz Baig (Facebook), Min Zaw Oo (Myanmar Institute for Peace and Security), Victoire Rio (Myanmar Tech Accountability Network), Prof. Imtiaz Ahmed (University of Dhaka, Bangladesh) and Prof. Kusuma Kooyai (Prince of Songkla University – Pattani Campus, Thailand).

Watch a video with highlights from the workshop

Related locations: Thailand
Related programs: Conflict and Fragile Conditions
Related topics: Violence Monitoring Systems

HIGHLIGHTS ACROSS ASIA

Leaders on the Frontlines

 

Tuesday, September 10, 2019, San Francisco

Honoring
First president, UN Environment Assembly, Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren, and former US Secretary of State George Shultz

 

Leaders on the Frontlines

 

Tuesday, September 10, 2019, San Francisco