Founded in 2006, ISD is now the leading global ‘think and do’ tank dedicated to understanding and innovating real-world responses to the rising tide of polarisation, hate and extremism of all forms. It combines anthropological research, expertise in international extremist movements and an advanced digital analysis capability that tracks hate, disinformation and extremism online, with policy advisory support and training to governments and cities around the world. It also works to empower youth and community influencers internationally through our pioneering education, technology and communications programmes.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2020): Sasha Havlicek
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Sasha Havlicek
Leader gender: Female
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website