Author archive for GIFCT

  • Oct232020

    Reader’s Digest – 23 October 2020

    Weekly review of articles on terrorist and violent extremist use of the internet, counterterrorism, digital rights, and tech policy.

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  • Oct192020

    Statement on October 16 Paris Attack

    On October 16, a schoolteacher was murdered on a street in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, a suburb of Paris. The attack has been…

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  • Sep242020

    Increased Visibility of Far-Right Movements in Australia During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Australia, once touted as a model for a considered and sustainable approach to COVID-19 is now in an interesting position…

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  • Aug242020

    Online Extremist Funding Campaigns: COVID-19 and Beyond

    On 5 August 2020 the United States District Court for the District of Columbia filed a criminal complaint for forfeiture…

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  • Jul232020

    GIFCT hosts 2020 MSF

    The 2020 Multi-stakeholder Forum included a wide range of companies, civil society members and governments who are committed to upholding…

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  • Jul162020

    GIFCT Announces Inaugural Chair of its IAC

    The GIFCT’s newly formed Independent Advisory Committee (IAC) has elected Mr. Bjørn Ihler of Norway as its inaugural Chair. Mr.…

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  • Jun232020

    GIFCT, launched by Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube, also announces the inaugural members of its Independent Advisory Committee

    Today, the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT) announced Nicholas J. Rasmussen as the first full-time executive director of…

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  • Jun232020

    GIFCT Announces New Executive Director

    GIFCT, launched by Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube, also announces the inaugural members of its Independent Advisory Committee Today, the…

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  • May222020

    Update on Glendale, AZ Shooting

    The GIFCT has now concluded its Content Incident Protocol (CIP), which was activated following Wednesday’s shooting in Glendale, AZ. To…

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  • May212020

    CIP declared following Glendale, AZ, shooting

    At 9:00 PM Pacific time on Wednesday, May 20, the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT) activated its Content…

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