UN-CTED side event: Handling terrorist content online: toward transparency

28 Jun 2021


On 28 June 2021, within the second UN Counter-Terrorism Week, a side event on Handling terrorist content online: toward transparency will take place.

The objective of this side event is to reflect on the evolution of the terrorist threat and developments since the last review of the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy, and present ongoing actions from governments, the private sector, civil society, and the UN to counter the misuse of the Internet for terrorist purposes. The focus of the discussions will be on multistakeholder efforts to promote and improve transparency reporting from all relevant actors.

The second UN Counter-Terrorism Week will be held from 21 to 30 June 2021. The theme is Countering and Preventing Terrorism in the Age of Transformative Technologies: Addressing the Challenges of the New Decade, and will be complemented by a number of side events, which will facilitate discussion of the four pillars of the United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy. 

For registration and more information, please see the event webpage.