With the growth of new social media users across the Sahel, existing conflict dynamics are increasingly manifesting. Sahelians are entering a complex digital space. The ability of individuals and communities to adapt to online/offline conflict dynamics will define the future of conflict in the region. Search for Common Ground convened West African academics and practitioners in Bamako, Mali in October 2021, to analyze conflict trends and opportunities for peacebuilding in digital spaces in the central Sahel region (Mali, Burkina Faso, and Niger).
Issue Brief: Conflict and Online Space in the Sahel: Challenges and Recommendations
Created 07/12/2022 Type: Analysis, Case Studies, Report Region: Africa Location: Global Language: English Theme: Peace & Security, Peacebuilding, Technology for Good: Digital Peacebuilding
Created 02/02/2022 Type: Report Subject: Behavioural Change
Created 01/13/2022 Type: Blog Subject: Conflict Sensitivity