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Levels of Impact: Social Media & Conflict Prevention

The United States Institute of Peace has been reporting on work undertaken to study & analyze the ways social media are being used to further conflict prevention.

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They've found that social media, in concert with traditional media, can impact on the following 5 levels:

  1. Individual transformation
  2. Collective Action
  3. Intergroup Relations
  4. Regime Policies
  5. External Attention

How might we gather and spread information through social media and otherwise to help prevent atrocities through these various levels of impact?

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