Building peace in the minds of men and women

Internet and the Radicalization of Youth: Preventing, Acting and Living Together

Tue, 1 Nov - 10:15 to 11:45

Session 6 - Workshop 6.2: Hate Speech, Extremist Propaganda, Freedom of Expression, Internet and Media

Thibault Chareton

Project Management Specialist, Media & Migration (United States of America)

Thibault Chareton is the Media and Migration Project Management Specialist at the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC). In that role, he designs, implements, and coordinates media projects that impact reporting on migration and migrant communities. Since 2015, he has focused on the #SpreadNoHate initiative, a platform engaging global media in a dialogue on hate speech and the sharing of best practices to combat it. Previously, Thibault was a Policy Program Officer at the French-American Foundation in New York, where he developed various transatlantic initiatives, including an international fellowship program for migration journalists. As part of his programs, Thibault has partnered with a number of foundations, including Ford Foundation, Open Society Foundations, Knight Foundation, and the Carnegie Corporation of New York. A native of France, Thibault received a master’s degree in English from the University of Paris IV, Paris-Sorbonne, and a master’s degree in Global Journalism from New York University.

Twitter: @Thibaultdigital @UNAOC