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PODCAST: THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTION 2021
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PODCAST: THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTION 2021

Camaren Peter, PhD, Executive Director of the Centre for Analytics and Behavioural Change (CABC) and Ebrahim Fakir , Director of Programmes at the Auwal Socio Economic Research Institute (ASRI) delve into how social media was used during the South African Local Government Elections 2021 as well as engage in a broader discussion the role of...

Social media and its power to spread misinformation around the vaccine AlgoaFM
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Social media and its power to spread misinformation around the vaccine AlgoaFM

Department Head of the Center for Analytics and Behavioral Change, Jesse Cann, joined Breakfast to give feedback on their latest findings regarding vaccine mis/disinformation. The Centre for Analytics and Behavioural Change is a non-profit organization that aims to effect positive change using social media analytics and dialogue   Listen to the full interview

Newzroom Afrika – Political parties unphased by moral and ethical crisis they face in public perception, report finds
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Newzroom Afrika – Political parties unphased by moral and ethical crisis they face in public perception, report finds

A report has found that political parties appear unphased by the moral and ethical crisis they face in public perception as they continue their attempts to attract voters. Centre for Analytics and Behavioural Change’s Stuart Jones, weighs in Watch interview 

ANALYSIS | Ebrahim Fakir and Molebogeng Mokoka: Twitterverse’s view on the municipal elections     | News24
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ANALYSIS | Ebrahim Fakir and Molebogeng Mokoka: Twitterverse’s view on the municipal elections | News24

Ahead of the municipal elections on 1 November, the Centre for Analytics and Behavioural Change (CABC) has been tracking conversations on Twitter to get an idea of main themes and emerging trends. According to their analysis, the ANC and the EFF are the only two parties to receive mentions within the top 50 words used...

SMILE FM – September 10 Stuart Jones speaks about the social listening report into Covid-19 vaccinations.
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SMILE FM – September 10 Stuart Jones speaks about the social listening report into Covid-19 vaccinations.

Stuart Jones speaks about the social listening report into Covid-19 vaccinations.  The Centre for Analytics and Behavioural Change Projects Director, Stuart Jones, speaks about the social listening report into Covid-19 vaccinations which recently went up on the Department of Health’s website. The report shows vaccine inertia in the age group 18 years old to 24...

Breakfast with Refilwe Moloto
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Breakfast with Refilwe Moloto

On today’s Wednesday Panel, Refilwe Moloto looks at the topic of narratives in politics, and how politicians choose and control it. Our panellists are Stuart Jones, the director of The Centre for Analytics & Behavioural Change at UCT’s Graduate School of Business (GSB), and communications, branding and reputation management expert Solly Moeng   Listen to the full interview