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Workshop on Combating Hate Speech in Libya

Libyan journalists, activists and social media influencers meet in Cairo and agree to combat hate speech A group of leading Libyan journalists, bloggers and social media influencers attended a workshop on “Combating Hate Speech and Ethics of Journalism”, held in Cairo last week. Participants, including eight women, who represent various Libyan media outlets that broadcast/publish […]

A Lexicon of Libyan Hate Speech Terms

PeaceTech Lab partnered with Development Transformations and Elbiro Foundation to produce Libya: A Lexicon of Hate Speech Terms, a tool that activists, civil society members, and tech and social media companies can use to identify specific hate speech terms in an effort to stop the persistent problem of hate speech. It also alerts individual social […]