Understanding and countering hate speech in global crises

Designed and delivered by our experts, this new four week course supports learners to:

  • Develop an understanding of what hate speech is
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of hate speech on individuals and communities
  • Gain a better understanding of how hate speech and free speech relate to each other
  • Identify various forms of counter-actions and prepare a personal action-plan
  • Set up safety measures before engaging in counter-action


Understanding and countering hate speech


The course will explore the following topics:

  • What is hate speech and why is it so difficult to define?
  • What is the harm of hate speech for individuals and for society?
  • What is the best action that I can take to fight hate speech online?
  • How can monitoring help fight hate speech?
  • What methods and approaches can I use to counter hate speech?
  • How can I protect myself when engaging with online hate speech?


Zrozumienie i identyfikowanie antysemickich przestępstw z nienawiści


Identify and articulate potential bias indicators is essential to unmask the reality of antisemitic hate crime. By offering unique insights into antisemitic specific hate crime and to the communities impacted by it, this course represents a key tool for law enforcement and civil society to improve their monitoring and recording capacities.  


Understanding and Identifying Anti-Muslim Hate Crime


Identify and articulate potential bias indicators is essential to unmask the reality of anti-Muslim crime. By offering unique insights into anti-Muslims specific hate crime and to the communities impacted by it, this course represents a key tool for law enforcement and civil society to improve their monitoring and recording capacities. 

Hate Speech - Was tun?

In diesem Kurs werden folgende Themen behandelt:

  • Was ist Hassrede und warum ist es so schwer zu definieren?
  • Was ist der Schaden von Hassrede für Einzelne und für die Gesellschaft?
  • Was ist die beste Maßnahme, die ich ergreifen kann, um online gegen Hassrede zu kämpfen?
  • Wie kann Monitoring helfen, Hassrede zu bekämpfen?
  • Mit welchen Methoden und Ansätzen kann ich Hassreden begegnen?
  • Wie kann ich mich schützen, wenn ich mich mit Online-Hassrede beschäftige?

Combattre les discours de haine sur Internet

Le cours explorera les sujets suivants:

  • Qu'est-ce que le discours de haine et pourquoi est-il si difficile à définir?
  • Quel est le mal du discours de haine pour les individus et pour la société?
  • Quelle est la meilleure action que je puisse faire pour lutter contre le discours de haine en ligne?
  • Comment la surveillance peut-elle aider à lutter contre le discours de haine?
  • Quelles méthodes et approches puis-je utiliser pour lutter contre le discours de haine?
  • Comment puis-je me protéger lorsque je m'engage dans un discours de haine en ligne?

Understanding and identifying anti-migrant hate crime


Identify and articulate potential bias indicators is essential to unmask the reality of anti-migrants crime. By offering unique insights into anti-migrants specific hate crime and to the communities impacted by it, this course represents a key tool for law enforcement and civil society to improve their monitoring and recording capacities.