Boko Haram

Boko Haram

In 2016 we conducted a landmark study into Boko Haram. It led to a series of policy positions that were presented at the United Nations in New York. The study comprised several thousand face to face interviews with citizens across Nigeria, qualitative interviews with...
Xenophobia on Social Media

Xenophobia on Social Media

Press Release: Xenophobia on Social Media in South Africa 2011-present day. The Citizen Research Centre (www.citizenresearchcentre.org) has recently published a report on Xenophobia on Social Media in South Africa from 2011 to present day. The full report is available...
Pants on Fire – Brexit Breakdown

Pants on Fire – Brexit Breakdown

For this research, key UK politicians and political parties were tracked along with terms denoting lying, cheating or otherwise misleading the public. Looking from 1 January to 9 July 2016 volume of conversation presents two main outlier events. Namely, in April when...