Research

AI and the Future of Democracy in Africa: Navigating the Promise and the Peril

Research ICT Africa’s recent study, How Might AI Reshape Democracy on the African Continent, wrestles with the…


Dirty data tricks could undermine SA’s election integrity - SCOTT TIMCKE

Domestic politics will anchor SA’s 2024 election, but the emerging international fault lines will be…


Challenges of Conducting Disinformation Research in the Arab Region: An In-depth Analysis.

As the digital age continues to evolve, so does the spread of disinformation, particularly in…


Resisting Information Disorder in the Global South

Principal Investigator: Herman Wasserman, Stellenbosch University Despite information disorder being a widespread problem in countries…


Foreseeing Risks in Research on Children and Information Disorder

Ethical considerations are of utmost importance when conducting research involving children, and these considerations are…


Economic drivers - Latin America

InternetLab is developing in partnership with the LCA consultancy a study on the economic determinants…


Social political drivers - Latin America

Our goal is to conduct research with the population of several countries in Latin America…


The drivers of political communication messaging apps

The team in Latin America has conducted extensive research on the drivers of political communication…


The materials of misinformation on the African continent: Mid-year Report, 2023

Principal Investigator: Herman Wasserman, Stellenbosch University About the Resisting Information Disorder in the Global South…


RIA Mid-Year report

Research ICT Africa (RIA), an African think tank, provides a mid-year report about misinformation on…