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Think Change episode 1: disinformation and the Russia-Ukraine War

Written by Sara Pantuliano, Stephanie Diepeveen, Theo Tindall

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This horrific war is displacing millions of people, challenging the region’s stability and threatening peace and security in our time. But what role has disinformation played to get us to this point? We hear a lot about Russia’s methods to disrupt narratives, paint false pictures and spread conspiracies. But how do they do it? What’s the significance of it? And how should we really be responding to it?


  • Sara Pantuliano, Chief Executive at ODI
  • Nathalie Van Raemdonck, researcher at Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)
  • Stephanie Diepeveen, Research Fellow at ODI
  • Theo Tindall, Research Officer at ODI

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