Anti-Ukraine Political ads targeting France

Anti-Ukraine Political ads targeting France

Authors: Saman Nazari, Alliance4Europe. William Early, Alliance4Europe. This Flash report was made possible through a collaboration facilitated by the EU Election ISAC. What is the ISAC? The ISAC is an initiative to create a collaboration between European organisations and independent researchers to monitor attacks against the EU elections....

Anti-Ukraine Political ads targeting France

Fake doves of peace in the European Parliament?

Voters' decision-making processes are dependent on emotions. One of the techniques in Russia’s Foreign Information Manipulation and Interference (FIMI) efforts is to influence the emotional state of the voters. One of the techniques used is intimidation, which in recent months has been prominent in Russia's FIMI activities.  The Kremlin's...

Collaborative Defense: Tackling Disinformation against the EU Elections

Collaborative Defense: Tackling Disinformation against the EU Elections

What is the ISAC? The ISAC is an initiative to create a collaboration between European organisations and independent researchers to monitor attacks against the EU elections. Participants range from civil society organisations, universities, think tanks, journalists, independent researchers and fact-checkers. Our community consists of more than 30...

Salvini’s electoral campaign uses non-watermarked AI images

Salvini’s electoral campaign uses non-watermarked AI images

Author: Saman Nazari, Alliance4Europe.  This Flash report was made possible through a collaboration facilitated by the EU Election ISAC. Case Between 22 and 30 May 2024, Matteo Salvini (MEP candidate, head of the Italian “Lega” party and Italian Minister for Transport and Infrastructures) created 6 posts (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) apparently using...

Sanctioned Russian Media Entities and Individuals Accessible on TikTok

Authors: Rikard Friberg von Sydow, Södertörn University Saman Nazari, Alliance4Europe.  Contributor: Science Feedback This Flash report was made possible through a collaboration facilitated by the EU Election ISAC.       Case As a response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine which started in 2014 and reached full-scale in 2022, the...

EU Elections Information Sharing and Analysis Centre

Alliance4Europe (A4E) has together with 29 partner organisations set up an EU Election Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC) to protect the June European Parliament (EP) elections from domestic and foreign disinformation threats and to work in collaboration with like-minded initiatives. The ISAC is working on coordinating common...

Salvini’s electoral campaign uses non-watermarked AI images

Benin-based FB Page Attacking Macron & Ukraine

29/05/2024 Authors: Kristina Gildejeva, Independent, Saman Nazari, Alliance4Europe.  This Flash report was made possible through a collaboration facilitated by the EU Election ISAC. Note: this report contains un-archived links. We have found no reliable way to archive Facebook links. Case The Facebook page Patriotes de France is running ads...

Read Twice showed us how to be more aware of our digital consumption

Read Twice showed us how to be more aware of our digital consumption

PRESS RELEASE 20 March 2024, Sofia Five countries, five partners, 30 curious and knowledge-seeking young content creators, hundreds of participants who were part of the EU-funded Read Twice (R2) project, led by Euro Advance Association, whose mission was to raise the level of digital media literacy among youth in Europe, with focus on Bulgaria,...

Request for Offers: Logo, Branding, Website

We are excited to announce a new project and seek a talented and experienced graphic designer/web designer to develop our brand identity, logo, templates, and website. Project Overview: Our project aims to protect democracy in the EU by enhancing our ability to counteract the effects of FIMI. Through focused research and collaboration, we will...

Techno-Colony Europe?

If Europe doesn’t take action and put its money where its mouth is, it is likely to end up a Techno-colony. As the Conference on the Future of Europe meets for the first time, participants need to set out an ambitious vision with clear demands. By Omri Preiss and Benjamin Zeeb As the Conference on the Future of Europe Plenary session launches in...