Jonathan Ong

Alternate Name:
Jonathan Corpus Ong

Mitigating disinformation in Southeast Asian elections

This report identifies disinformation narratives, work models and innovations observed during the 2019 elections in Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines.

Tracking digital disinformation in the 2019 Philippine midterm election

Based on interviews with digital campaign strategists and ‘fake news’ producers, content tracking of social media posts by candidates and digital influencers, and big data analysis of online conversations, this research finds that digital operations are becoming more prevalent, strategically obscured, and influential in shaping...