This is a discussion on how to leverage research, data, and ethics to address complex social and political issues at the global scale. Topics covered include making the transition from micro to macro practice, the challenges of scale, getting comfortable with data, and the importance of systems thinking and relationship building in advocacy.
- Increase awareness of the utility of ethics and skills within various organizations.
- Identify and build ways to bridge micro and macro practice.
- Understand the strengths and challenges of scaling efforts and opportunities for impact.
Jerrel Peterson manages global policy development within the Trust & Safety team at Twitter. He joined the team in 2015, which works to safeguard the user’s voice through policies and strategies that promote trust in Twitter.
Jerrel is invested in leveraging research and strategic partnerships to address complex social and political issues. Working in both corporate and nonprofit organizations, he has excelled at developing results-oriented policies and recommendations, maintaining a strong understanding of consumer needs, and translating complex information for diverse stakeholders.
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