Christy Grace Provines

Christy Grace Provines is a Co-Founder of The 'MPOWER Project, an NGO dedicated to combatting violent extremism through messaging and media, and also serves as the Director of External and Government Relations for The Foundation for Post Conflict Development. She has completed her masters degree in international security policy and international conflict resolution, with specializations in media and strategic communications, from Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs.

Counterterrorism is Increasingly About Winning Hearts and Minds

While ISIS loses territory, many experts argue that the group is building a “virtual caliphate” online. Counterterrorism is now a battle for hearts and minds, rather than a pure...