Digital democracy International

Gender & Social Media: Measuring Underrepresentation & Harassment

Women are underrepresented and harassed on social media. More global research is needed to drive evidence-based solutions. How exactly can researchers monitor this problemThis publication will frame, define and provide the tools to get started: 

  • Understanding the problem and its effects 
  • Three sample methodologies to kickstart your research
  • Preliminary solutions 

DRI’s sample methodologies can help researchers introduce a gender-based element into their social media monitoring activities. This will provide a structure for future cross-country comparisons.  


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