World Social Media Users
Estimated Violent Extremist Accounts
Having a unified understanding of violent extremism is paramount to challenging extremism. What it is, how it works, and who participates are all key aspects of what must be understood before extremist ideology can be opposed. Knowledge is power and together we can empower people around the world and speak out to end violent extremism.
Knowing more is just the first step of this movement. As social media accessibility increases, more individuals are connecting across the globe and violent extremists groups attempt to exploit that every day. There are distinct opportunities for you to put your new knowledge to work and speak out against the presence of extremism.