It is almost impossible to predict the full extent and depth to which the progressive digitalisation of our world will impact on each and every one of our lives. Digitalisation and social media in particular are transforming how we communicate, interact socially and do business. How will these changes affect peace and development at the global and societal level? How can the positives be reinforced and the negative impacts mitigated? These are just some of the questions of particular interest to the sef:.